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Are Columbus police ready for violent, pro-Trump protesters who might attack the Statehouse? This Week in the CLE

Are Columbus police ready for violent, pro-Trump protesters who might attack the Statehouse? This Week in the CLE
Editors Chris Quinn, Laura Johnston, Jane Kahoun and Kris Wernowsky discuss the latest news on This Week in the CLE, cleveland.com's daily half-hour news podcast.

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Columbus police are preparing for pro-Trump protests this weekend at the Ohio Statehouse.Here are the questions we’re answering today: With pro-Trump protests threatened in state capitals around the country, are Columbus police planning to be ready for trouble?How can Cleveland State University defend hiring Douglas Dykes to a $140,000-a-year job when he left his job with the county in disgrace, having pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice and lied on official documents?This Week in the CLE is hosting daily podcasts to discuss the latest news in the coronavirus crisis in Ohio.

We’re talking about it on This Week in the CLE.Sunday, armed protesters are preparing to demonstrate in Columbus and every other state capital, as well as in Washington D.

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