Ohio's budget is about more than paying bills and allocating money. It contains tough anti-abortion measures that could be a factor in the Governor's race.
Will the issue help Ed FitzGerald? Can it fire up women and Democrats?
How will pro-life Governor Jiohn Kasich deal with a controversy not of his making?
State Senator Nina Turner is off and running to be Secretary of State.
How will her energetic style play statewide?
Will she able to link her charges of voter suppression to incumbent Jon Husted?
Will it help Democrats to have two Northeast Ohio candidates on the 2014 slate?
Mayor Frank Jackson's campaign is finally -- officially -- off and running. What should Clevelanders expect from the campaign?
What issues should he target in a likely third term?
Is Beachwood Mayor Merle Gorden living too large?
Will media disclosures about his pay and benefits pose a serious threat to his reelection?
Are the disclosures about him more of a reflection on a too-passive Beachwood Council?
Tom Beres discusses these issues with Democratic Former Shaker Heights Mayor Judy Rawson and Republican Former State Representative Matt Dolan on this edition of Between the Lines.