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Ideastream Public Media ideastream.org 20 Jan, 2023 12:15 am

Both sides prepare for start of trial for former Ohio House Speaker

Both sides prepare for start of trial for former Ohio House Speaker
The corruption trial of former speaker Larry Householder is set to begin with jury selection.

© 2023 Ideastream Public Media 1375 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115 (216) 916-6100 | (877) 399-3307 WKSU is a public media service licensed to Kent State University and operated by Ideastream Public Media.Guests: -Andy Chow, News Editor, Statehouse News Bureau, Ohio Public Radio/TV -Gabriel Kramer, Reporter, Ideastream Public Media -Ken Schneck, Editor, The Buckeye Flame -Karen Kasler, Statehouse News Bureau Chief, Ohio Public Radio/TV Leigh Barr Leigh Barr is a producer for Ideastream Public Media's the “Sound of Ideas” and the “Sound of Ideas Reporters Roundtable.The Sound of Ideas Both sides prepare for start of trial for former Ohio House Speaker ANDY CHOW / Former Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder Jury selection is scheduled to begin Friday in Cincinnati in the trial of former Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder and former Ohio Republican Party Chairman Matt Borges.The state Representative who lost out on the house speaker vote wants to improve transparency and ethics laws for the statehouse.

” See stories by Leigh BarrBoth face federal racketeering charges tied to the passage of House Bill 6, a wide-ranging energy bill that included a billion-dollar bailout for two nuclear power plants owned by First-Energy Solutions.

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