Columbus, OH — The following statement can be attributed to Ohio House Democratic Leader Emilia Strong Sykes:

“After nearly four years of division, hate, and the attempt to dismantle our country, the people of America have united to clearly state that enough is enough and have put us back on…


Most Money Raised Since House Democrats Held The Majority

The Ohio House Democratic Caucus reported raising over $1.7 million for the 2020 Pre-General filing, the most money raised in a filing period since the Democrats last held the majority in the Ohio House in the 2009–2010 cycle.

“Voters, supporters and…


I grew up in a big family with five brothers, and just one sister. My parents were outstanding and nurturing but also very clear about their expectations. There is dignity in work, and we were all to carry our fair share. I had a happy childhood, played outdoors much of…


My name is Joanie Sweeny, and I’m a 25-year Army veteran running for state representative in Ohio House District 7. This district is the southwest suburbs of Cuyahoga County, including Strongsville, North Royalton, Olmsted Falls, Olmsted Township, and Berea, where I live with my husband Mark.

I was always taught…


Members of the Ohio House Democratic Caucus sent a formal letter to Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose today demanding an investigation into a campaign finance report filed by FirstEnergy PAC that referenced ghost contributions to the 13 Democrats that were never sent, received or cashed.

The Democrats took SOS…


Today, ProgressOhio released polling that shows seven Ohio House Democrats in our most competitive districts are winning or tied within the margin of error. Six of these candidates would be pick-ups, meaning we are within striking distance of breaking the Republican supermajority.


Today, Mike Pence is coming to my hometown of Zanesville for a “Workers for Trump” rally. Really? Donald Trump, Mike Pence, and Ohio Republicans don’t support Ohio workers.

Whether it’s the 4,000 people who lost their jobs at the abandoned General Motors Lordstown facility or the thousands of Ohioans who…


My name is Erin Rosiello and I am running to Represent Ohio’s 62nd House District in Warren County.

A Southwest Ohio native with a family history of advocating for civil rights and social change, I grew up in Dayton, Ohio among activist, freedom-rider parents compelled to service to others and…


Adam Dudziak is running for the Ohio House of Representatives, District 61, which covers most of the Lake County area. He is a lifelong educator and he is currently a public school administrator, where he has served for the last 10 years.

He believes in our public school employees and…


My name is Morgan Showen, and I am running to represent Ohio’s 54th House District, which encompasses portions of Warren County and Butler County. I’m running for State Representative because now, more than ever, we need real leadership to combat the ever-growing challenges our state now faces.

Since I was…

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