Former Maryland governor will also visit Lima earlier in the day Friday.
Robert Gates addresses leadership forum in Ohio.
Layoffs loom if renewal is defeated in Toledo.
Republican vice presidential candidate draws crowd in Leetonia.
The forum is set for 9 a.m. at the Driscoll Center, inside the Schmakel Room.
President hopeful national anthem protests spark a conversation.
The White House said president will sign the measure, praised progress on Flint.
Lawmakers say they are troubled by the number of untested rape kits that remain in the country.
'This is the world of an isolationist America, an America that is not engaged,' he says.
Panelists to discuss challenges that come with races.