Jeff Garvas, President and Founder, Ohioans for Concealed Carry and Toby Hoover, Director, Ohio Coalition Against Gun Violence, speak about each side of the issue of gun control and the Second Amendment.
Thomas A. Schatz, President, Citizens Against Government Waste, speaks about the national debt and the new spending policies that are being debated following the 2011 State of the Union address.
Mark J. Salling, Ph.D., Director, Northern Ohio Data and Information Service, and Myrna Pérez, Counsel, Democracy Program at Brennan Center for Justice, speak about the population shifts and redistricting in Ohio in 2011.
Dr. James J. Zogby, President and Founder of the Arab American Institute and Author, speaks about his latest book "Arab Voices: What They Are Saying to Us and Why it Matters."
Blair Levin, Communications and Society Fellow, The Aspen Institute, speaks about the developing trends and policy shifts in media and telecommunications, particularly broadband. A panel discussion follows featuring Roy Church of Lorain Community College, Bethany Dentler of the Medina County Economic Development Corporation, and Scot Rourke of OneCommunity. Moderated by Lev Govnick of CWRU.