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Importance of women in 2018 election highlighted by Butler County campaign stops

Michael D. Pitman | Journal-News BUTLER COUNTY — The next four years in Ohio politics will likely be decided by the state’s majority population: women. And both parties, and many campaigns, are trying to appeal to Ohio’s women voters, said Miami University political science professor Chris Kelley, who added those efforts are most visibly demonstrated […]


Husted Makes Campaign Stop Here

Gary Huffenberger | Wilmington News Journal Jon Husted, standing at left, was in Wilmington at lunchtime Thursday for a meet-and-greet at Generations Pizzeria. Ohio Secretary of State Husted is Republican gubernatorial candidate Mike DeWine’s running mate for lieutenant governor. Clinton County Commissioner Kerry R. Steed, left, was on the job Thursday — his other job […]


GOP Casts Consumer Bureau as Cordray Liability in Ohio Gov. Race

Alex Ebert | Bloomberg BNA Richard Cordray, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s first director, pitches himself as a champion for working people who should become Ohio’s next governor. His opponent points to the same record at CFPB to paint Cordray as a bad manager and job killer. Cordray returned home in late 2017 after five years […]


DeWine, Husted Announce New Initiative to Make Ohio a “Leader in Technology”

By John Bush | Dayton Business Journal Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Secretary of State Jon Husted have unveiled a new plan aimed at transforming state government into a more “effective and efficient leader” in technology to improve customer service and save tax dollars. DeWine and Husted, who are the Republican nominees for Ohio […]


DeWine, Husted Propose Technology Advisory Panel

By Marty Schladen | Columbus Dispatch Republican gubernatorial candidate Mike DeWine wants to make Ohio a “smart state.” Thursday he said he would appoint his running mate, Secretary of State Jon Husted, to head up a private-sector advisory panel that would identify ways to make the Buckeye State a leader in emerging technology. “What is […]


DeWine’s Education Plan Cuts Standardized Testing

Andy Chow | Ohio Public Radio In his plan for Ohio’s education system, DeWine wants to prepare students for college or for the job they want. The Republican gubernatorial nominee says making sure kids are ready for college needs to start before they even start elementary school, through early childhood development. He says often times […]


DeWine plan includes regulation-suspension policy

Husted outlines plan in Lima Josh Ellerbrock | Lima News LIMA — Suspending state regulations. Training workforce. Changing intellectual property laws. Those are just some of the tools suggested by Secretary of State and Republican lieutenant-governor candidate Jon Husted as a handful of suggested changes comprising a new economic policy plan rolled out by Mike […]


Lt. Governor candidate stops in West Chester Twp. to promote DeWine jobs plan

Michael Pitman | Hamilton Journal News WEST CHESTER TWP.— Republican Lt. Gov. candidate Jon Husted said the way Ohio creates economic prosperity is with a little math. Husted was in West Chester Twp. Tuesday morning at a gubernatorial campaign stop at Republic Wire Inc., touting the DeWine-Husted jobs plan dubbed the Prosperity Plan. “The main components of our […]


Husted talks workforce development at Mansfield campaign stop

MANSFIELD — The future of Ohio’s businesses and employees was on the mind of Secretary of State Jon Husted during a campaign stop in Richland County on Wednesday. As the Republican nominee for Lt. Governor with Mike DeWine, Husted visited PR Machine Works on Wednesday to tout he and DeWine’s new “Ohio Prosperity Plan,” which […]