Cincinnati Council And Mayoral Races, DACA As An Education Issue And A “Not On" Opening Day Parade

Oct 27, 2017


As we near election day there is increased interest in how much current Cincinnati City Council members have accomplished this year, and the race for mayor between John Cranley and Yvette Simpson heats up. Ohio teachers say DACA, the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, is an education issue.

Residents in Over-the-Rhine renew efforts to reduce prostitution and drug dealing in the neighborhood. And the Findlay Market Opening Day Parade will not be on Opening Day this year.

Joining us to discuss these and other stories are WVXU reporter Ann Thompson; Insider Government and Political reporter Amanda Seitz; from ideastream and WCPN in Cleveland, Ohio, reporter and producer Ashton Marra; Cincinnati Enquirer political columnist Jason Williams; and Enquirer City Hall reporter Cameron Knight.