Republicans search for a new candidate to oppose Democratic incumbent senator Sherrod Brown after Ohio State Treasurer Josh Mandel withdraws his candidacy. The Ohio governor's race continues to shape up as more candidates pick running mates. Democrats may tap a local politician to run against Republican incumbent Steve Chabot in the house. And the Kentucky General Assembly is in session.
Joining us to discuss these and other top stories are Ohio Public Radio and Television Statehouse News Bureau reporter and producer Andy Chow; Cincinnati Enquirer political columnist Jason Williams; Political writer for the Lexington Herald-Leader, Daniel Desrochers; and Kentucky Public Radio Capital Bureau Chief Ryland Barton.