SHOT/CHASER: Join Our Ohio GOP Debate Watch Party

Oops, there isn’t going to be a Republican debate watch party. Sad! SHOT: DeWine/Husted spokesperson in January: “We have always said that we are willing to enter debate negotiations after the filing deadline when the primary race is more settled.” (Dayton Daily News, Jan. 30, 2018) SECOND SHOT: WTOL’s Jerry Anderson at last night’s Democratic

MEMO: The Real State of the State in Ohio

MEMO To: Interested Parties From: Ohio Democratic Party Senior Communications Advisor Robyn Patterson March 6, 2018 Re: The Real State of the State in Ohio “There’s just no getting around it, we are struggling.” — Gavin DeVore Leonard, state director for One Ohio Now “Quite frankly, the state’s numbers right now in terms of health,

Ohio Democratic Party Endorses Issue 1, Statewide Candidates

Party’s Executive Committee Also Endorses State House, Senate, Congressional Candidates COLUMBUS — The Ohio Democratic Party executive committee voted Wednesday night to endorse Kathleen Clyde for secretary of state, Steve Dettelbach for attorney general, Rob Richardson for treasurer, Zack Space for auditor, Judge Melody Stewart and Judge Michael P. Donnelly for Ohio Supreme Court, as

Back to the Future: DeWine’s Late Lawsuit

COLUMBUS — As the state’s top law enforcement officer, Attorney General Mike DeWine dithered for years as Ohio became the epicenter of the nation’s opioid epidemic and as local governments on the front lines of the crisis had their budgets slashed by the state, crippling their ability to provide treatment and prevention. Today’s announcement by

Ohio Democratic Party Hosts Biggest “Main Street” Training To Date

Ohio Democrats Provide Training for 110 Campaigns, Including Congressional, State House, Senate, Countywide and Judicial Candidates COLUMBUS — Continuing the momentum of last year’s big Democratic wins in local races, the Ohio Democratic Party’s “Main Street Initiative” this weekend held a record-breaking training with more than 110 candidates and campaign managers representing congressional, state House,