“Failed,” “Flailing” And “Unforgivable”: How Republicans Spent The Week Attacking Their #OHSEN Candidates

December 17, 2021 Happy Friday, and welcome to “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 lower and lower,

ICYMI: Salon: Ohio Candidate J.D. Vance Calls Out Walmart For “Slave Labor” — And Heavily Invests In Its Stock

Columbus, OH — According to a new Salon report, U.S. Senate candidate J.D. Vance has heavily criticized Walmart for undermining American jobs while being personally invested in the company.  Vance went after Walmart for using “slave labor” but according to Vance’s personal financial disclosure, he owns between $50,000 and $100,000 in Walmart stock. Vance also

What’s Mike DeWine Scared of?

For Immediate Release: Friday, December 17, 2021 Columbus, OH — In what’s become a pattern for Mike DeWine, he’s once again hiding and dodging any accountability to Ohio voters, this time by trying to dictate to the Ohio press corps what questions they’re allowed to ask. Ahead of a press conference today, DeWine is demanding

“The Naughty List” and “Changing His Tune:” What’s Making Headlines With Republican #OHGOV Candidates This Week 

  December 13, 2021 Good Monday afternoon, and welcome back to Mike Check, your weekly source of all the infighting, conspiracy spewing and corruption that’s making headlines in and around the Republican governor’s race and Mike DeWine’s statehouse, courtesy of the Ohio Democratic Party. As the gubernatorial race heats up, Republicans are in disarray with Mike

Toledo Leaders Celebrate Major Infrastructure Bill & Push for Passage of Legislation that Will Cut Costs for Working Ohioans 

For Immediate Release: Thursday, December 9, 2021 Toledo, OH — Today, Toledo elected officials and workers celebrated the passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and discussed what it means for Ohio, as part of the Building Ohio Together Tour, organized by the Ohio Democratic Party and For Our Future Ohio. “The infrastructure bill

ICYMI: To Defend Their Gerrymandered Maps, Ohio Republicans Hire Extreme Lawyers Who Defended ‘Largest Racial Gerrymanders Ever Encountered’

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, December 7, 2021 Columbus, OH —  In case you missed it, Republicans Bob Cupp and Matt Huffman have hired lawyers connected to a case a federal court called one of the “largest racial gerrymanders ever encountered” to defend their unconstitutional, gerrymandered maps after map drawers admitted they were directed by Republican