Buckeye Brawl: Special Republican Rumble Edition

 October 15, 2021 Happy Friday, and welcome to a special edition of “Buckeye Brawl,” a weekly newsletter from the Ohio Democratic Party highlighting the nasty, chaotic, and expensive Republican primary for Senate. This out-of-control primary is making conservatives “deeply worried” about the prospects of Republicans losing this seat.  As the Republican Senate primary continues to

ODP Statement On The First GOP Senate Forum

Versailles, OH — Following the first GOP Senate forum tonight, Ohio Democratic Party spokesperson Michael Beyer released the following statement:  “Tonight, Ohioans heard the out-of-touch millionaires running for Senate focus on their petty feuds instead of any plans to help working families. The parade of out-of-touch millionaires confirmed this nasty primary will be a race

Ohio Democratic Party Statement Calling on Statehouse Republicans to Drop Dangerous GOP Legislation that Puts Ohioans’ Health, Safety at Risk

Columbus, OH — Today, Ohio Democratic Party Chair Elizabeth Walters issued the following statement calling on Republican lawmakers to finally drop HB 435, a GOP-led measure that will put Ohioans’ health and safety at risk, and focus on the issues that matter to Ohio voters instead. The GOP bill would prevent Ohio businesses and organizations

ICYMI: Cleveland.com: Most Of Ohio’s Republican U.S. Senate Candidates Decline To Follow Trump’s Lead In Seeking To Oust McConnell

Columbus, OH — A new report from Cleveland.com reveals Republican Senate candidates are once again in disarray as they waver on Trump’s effort to oust Mitch McConnell as Minority Leader. As Andrew Tobias points out, these candidates — who are always putting their own political interests first — can’t seem to decide between McConnell and

Cleveland.com’s Brent Larkin: ‘Foul Five’ Republicans Running To Replace Rob Portman Will Heap Shame On Ohio

Columbus, OH — In his latest column, Cleveland.com’s Brent Larkin lambasted the leading Republican Senate candidates – branding Josh Mandel, J.D. Vance, Jane Timken, Bernie Moreno, and Mike Gibbons as the ‘Foul Five’ – because they have “already shredded any sense of respectability in pursuit of a job for which they are uniquely unqualified.” Larkin

“Sloppy,” “The Never Trump Caucus,” And “Squishy Establishment RINOS”: How Republicans Spent The Week Attacking Their #OHSEN Candidates

October 8, 2021 Happy Friday, and welcome to another edition of “Buckeye Brawl,” a weekly newsletter from the Ohio Democratic Party highlighting the nasty, chaotic, and expensive Republican primary for Senate. This out-of-control primary is making conservatives “deeply worried” about the prospects of Republicans losing this seat.  As the Republican Senate primary continues to sink