Raising Taxes, Reaching Settlements And More Of This Week's Top Stories

Feb 22, 2019

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine wants to raise the state's gas taxes by 18 cents per gallon.

A tentative settlement has been reached in what has become known as the "Gang of Five" suit, involving text messages shared between five Cincinnati City Council members.

FC Cincinnati and the Cincinnati Ballet reach a deal that will allow FC's new stadium plans to move forward.

A developer makes significant changes to a major project in Villa Hills, Kentucky.

And could Election Day become a paid holiday for City of Cincinnati employees? Two council members introduce a motion to make that happen.

Joining Cincinnati Edition to discuss this week's top stories are Ohio Public Radio and Television Statehouse News Bureau Chief Karen Kasler (@karenkasler); Cincinnati Enquirer government reporter Jessie Balmert (@jbalmert); Cincinnati Business Courier staff reporter and columnist Chris Wetterich (@ChrisCinciBiz)  and senior staff reporter Tom Demeropolis (@TomCinciBiz); and WVXU reporter Jay Hanselman (@JayHanselman).

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