Abortion Is Top Of Mind In Ohio's Closely-Watched Senate Race : The NPR Politics Podcast Republican J.D. Vance and Democrat Tim Ryan are contesting Ohio's open Senate seat. Social issues including abortion are top-of-mind and the race is surprisingly tight in a state that has trended increasingly red.

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Abortion Is Top Of Mind In Ohio's Closely-Watched Senate Race

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Republican J.D. Vance and Democrat Tim Ryan are contesting Ohio's open Senate seat. Social issues including abortion are top-of-mind and the race is surprisingly tight in a state that has trended increasingly red.

Learn more about upcoming live shows of The NPR Politics Podcast at nprpresents.org.

Support the show and unlock sponsor-free listening with a subscription to The NPR Politics Podcast Plus. Learn more at plus.npr.org/politics

Muthoni Muturi is the executive producer of The NPR Politics Podcast and edited this episode. The episode was produced by Lexie Schapitl. Fact-checking by Maya Rosenberg. Thanks to Brandon Carter.

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