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Location: * Midwest, Ohio
Beat: Ohio legislature, especially related to abortion, gun control and opioid settlements
Position: Key legislative issues such as abortion and gun control are the focus of this reporter, plus following the money related to settlements in opioids cases. The pending national opioid lawsuit settlement —developing in a Cleveland courtroom—could involve the distribution of billions of dollars to the state and many local communities.
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