Ohio Democratic Party Launches DeWineHusted2018.com Website

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party today launched DeWineHusted2018.com, which highlights some of Mike DeWine and Jon Husted’s lowlights from their decades as Columbus politicians, from DeWine costing Ohio taxpayers tens of thousands of dollars for a failed lawsuit against Planned Parenthood to Husted being ordered to court for attempting to block early voting. “Mike

Faber Keeps Spinning on the Issue of Gerrymandering

COLUMBUS — Speaking to the Ohio Republican Party’s governing body today, Rep. Keith Faber, the Republican candidate for state auditor, distorted the efforts of the non-partisan campaign to reform congressional redistricting — an issue that, as senate president, Faber opposed even when his own party’s governor publicly called for it. “Today’s remark by Keith Faber

Ohio Democratic Party Statement on Ohio GOP Primary

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party released the following statement from Chairman David Pepper on today’s announcement that Mike DeWine and Jon Husted will be joining forces: “Mike DeWine and Jon Husted are the worst possible ticket to deliver change in Columbus. Ohio’s schools have fallen from fifth in the country to 22nd amid a

#MumMandel: Ohio’s ‘Campaigner-In-Chief’ Has Long Been Terrified Of Commenting On Any Politically Precarious Issue — Here’s A Brief History

From topics as controversial as Roy Moore’s alleged pedophilia to issues affecting Ohioans’ pocketbooks — like the Auto Rescue which helped save more than 800,000 Ohio jobs — Josh Mandel has long refused to comment on politically precarious issues. Josh’s fear isn’t limited to taking major policy positions or condemning alleged pedophilia — it’s even

Dave Yost Hangs With Donors, Lobbyists In Palm Beach

Republican Attorneys General Association Holds “Secret Weekend Event At Mar-a-Lago” COLUMBUS — Dave Yost isn’t wasting any time making nice with corporate lobbyists and big-money political donors since he spent last weekend in Palm Beach, Fla., at a Republican Attorneys General Association retreat, which included dinner at Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort. “Dave Yost has a

SHOT/CHASER: DeWine Hypocrisy on Harassment

SHOT: Columbus Dispatch: “DeWine says politicians behaving badly are “disgusting and sickening” (Nov. 15, 2017) “These things should shock people and anger people,” DeWine said in an interview on Wednesday following a campaign appearance. “It shouldn’t take (sexual harassment) training to do the right thing. “It erodes the public confidence in government … For an elected

Mandel on Moore

Almost every GOP politician spoke out against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore’s despicable actions in light of recent stories that he pursued inappropriate relationships with teenagers several decades ago. Even Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has called on Moore to step aside. Here’s a short list of Republicans who have called on Moore to step

ICYMI: Ohio Dems Tout Local Wins

In case you missed it… This week Ohio Democrats charted wins in local elections across the state, with candidates focused on the issues that their communities care about, as Ohio Republicans continue to emulate Donald Trump with an extreme, hyper-partisan agenda. READ MORE… Ohio Public Radio: “We have candidates who have compelling stories,” Pepper said.