Author explains Ohio’s electoral role during Main Library visit

Who: Kyle Kondik, managing editor for the nonpartisan political forecasting newsletter Sabato’s Crystal Ball

What: Book discussion and signing for The Bellwether: Why Ohio Picks the President

Where: Reading Garden Lounge at the Main Library, 800 Vine Street

When: 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19

Why: Every four years, Ohio finds itself in the thick of the presidential race. What about the Buckeye State makes it so special? Kondik explains Ohio’s remarkable record as a predictor of presidential results and why the state is essential to the 2016 election and beyond.

Call 513-369-6900 or visit This program is sponsored by the Library Programs Fund.