“December 18, 2018,” “Dear Jon,” “DeWine’s Divide” and “A Serious Contender?” What’s Making Headlines With Republican #OHGOV Candidates This Week

  December 6, 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

“Cheering For The Wrong Team,” “Carnival Barker” and “Shape Shifter”: How Republicans Spent The Week Attacking Their #OHSEN Candidates

 December 3, 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,

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

Zanesville, OH — Today, Zanesville elected officials and workers celebrated the passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act and discussed what it means for Zanesville and Muskingum County, as part of the Building Ohio Together Tour, organized by the Ohio Democratic Party and For Our Future Ohio. “The infrastructure bill represents the largest infrastructure

For Frank LaRose, Politics Trumps Everything

LaRose’s Hollow Claims about Fighting for Election Integrity and Telling the Truth to Both Sides Ring Hollow as He Once Again Tries to Placate Trump Republicans Columbus, OH — In case you missed it (for over a year now), Joe Biden is in fact the president and the election was not “rigged.” Just don’t ask

ODP Statement On SCOTUS Hearing Dangerous Mississippi Abortion Ban

Columbus, OH — Today, Ohio Democratic Party Chair Elizabeth Walters released the following statement as the Supreme Court begins oral arguments on the dangerous Mississippi 15-week abortion ban that effectively renders Roe v. Wade meaningless: “As the Supreme Court begins to hear arguments on Mississippi’s dangerous abortion ban, it puts a spotlight on Ohio Republicans’

ODP Statement Reacting To Nasty And Messy GOP Senate Forum

West Chester Township, OH —  Today, all of the leading GOP Senate candidates participated in a forum with the Ohio Press Network in West Chester Township. In response, Ohio Democratic Party spokesperson Michael Beyer released the following statement:   “While Democrats are focused on lowering costs, rebuilding our infrastructure and growing jobs in Ohio, the out-of-touch

“What Does Jon Know,” “You Know it’s Wrong When…” and “DeWine on Defense:” What’s Making Headlines With Republican #OHGOV Candidates This Week

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 DeWine’s popularity dropping

A Silicon Valley Millionaire With A D.C. Townhouse: J.D. Vance’s Financial Disclosure Reminds Us What a Fraud He Really Is  

Columbus, OH — U.S. Senate candidate J.D. Vance finally filed his personal financial disclosure last week after he “blew past the October 29 deadline to file federally mandated financial-disclosure forms” – and it’s clear what he was trying to hide: his Big Tech ties, Hollywood ties, and his D.C. ambitions from Ohioans. Two reports dive