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AP EXPLAINS: a glance at $60M bribery probe unfolding in Ohio

AP EXPLAINS: a glance at $60M bribery probe unfolding in Ohio

By JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press 22, 2020 – 4:50 PM july

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The arrest Tuesday of effective Republican House Speaker Larry Householder and four associates in a $60 million federal bribery case has upended both politics and policy-making in Ohio. As FBI agents continue steadily to knock on doorways over the state, lawmakers along with other elected officials are reeling over exactly what comes next while politicos scramble for place in front of November’s high-stakes election that is presidential. Here is a glance at everything we understand up to now:

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