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Governor-elect DeWine Announces Transition Website

COLUMBUS— Ohio Governor-Elect Mike DeWine today unveiled a website for his transition team, The site features a link that allows users to apply for positions within the DeWine-Husted Administration by clicking “Join Ohio’s Team.” The website features biographies of Ohio’s Governor-elect and Lt. Governor-elect and will house all media announcements by the transition team and Ohio’s […]


Governor-Elect DeWine Announces Key Staff Positions

COLUMBUS– Governor-Elect Mike DeWine today announced key staff positions as part of his next administration. “I am pleased to have these qualified and talented professionals serve as key leaders in my administration,” said Governor-Elect Mike DeWine. “These are three strong people, each with a breadth of experience, and I know that they will serve our […]


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 […]