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Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger and the anniversary of Lincoln's Funeral Procession

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One of the trains in which Lincoln's body was carried to his burial.

This show, a conversation with Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger on the budget recently passed by the House, and his duties as speaker. Before that, we discuss reenactments of President Lincoln's repose at the Ohio Statehouse, on the 150 anniversary of the events. 

50,000 Ohioans came to Lincoln's repose on April 29, 1865. Events are being held at the Statehouse until Monday, May 4.

Guests

  • Cliff Rosenberger, Speaker of the House,  member of the Ohio House of Representatives, serving the 91st District
  • Jennifer Weber, associate professor of history at University of Kansas
  • Luke Stedke, Deputy Director Communications, Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board, Ohio Statehouse

This show originally aired on April 30, 2015 at 11 a.m.