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Governor, House and Senate Leaders to appear on Town Hall Ohio

Published Feb. 12, 2009 | Discuss this on Facebook
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For Immediate Release
February 12, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) - Gov. Ted Strickland, House Speaker Armond Budish and Senate President Pro Tempore Tom Niehaus are the featured guests on this week's broadcast of Town Hall Ohio. The three Ohio officials were participants in the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation's (OFBF) annual Ag Day at the Capitol legislative rally.

The three state leaders will discuss education reform, state budget challenges and other current policy issues.

Also during the program, Ohio Director of Agriculture Robert Boggs talks about the impact of budget cuts on food safety protections. Ryan Augsburger of the Ohio Manufacturers' Association critiques Ohio's laws allowing citizen initiated legislation. OFBF First Vice President Steve Hirsch and OFBF staff member Adam Sharp explain the organization's public policy activities and its current priority issues.

Town Hall Ohio is an award winning weekly public policy discussion forum, and is produced by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation with the financial support of Nationwide Insurance. The program airs on the following stations, or can be downloaded atwww.townhallohio.org.

Bellefontaine

WBLL

1390 AM

Saturday

6 a.m.

Chillicothe

WSRW

106.5 FM

Saturday

7 a.m.

Columbus

WTVN

610 AM

Sunday

7 a.m.

Defiance

WONW

1280 AM

Saturday

11 a.m.

Eaton

WEDI

1130 AM

Saturday

7 a.m.

Findlay

WFIN

1330 AM

Sunday

6 a.m.

Napoleon

WNDH

103.1 FM

Sunday

6 a.m.

Norwalk

WLKR

95.3 FM

Sunday

6 a.m.

Toledo

WCWA

1230 AM

Saturday

5 a.m.

Wilmington

WKFI

1090 AM

Saturday

7 a.m.

Xenia

WBZI

1500 AM

Saturday

7 a.m.

 

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CONTACT: Joe Cornely
PHONE: (614) 246-8230
E-MAIL: jcornely@ofbf.org

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