Latest News From the Ohio GOP

Craft brewers putting tax savings toward expansions and new jobs

By Dan Eaton  – Staff reporter, Columbus Business First Feb 27, 2018 While craft brewers will have lighter tax bills this year, that savings won’t be hoarded away – it’s being put to work. Read More


US Consumer Confidence Rises to Highest Level Since November 2000

The Associated Press Paul Wiseman, February 27, 2018 American consumers are the most confident they've been since 2000. Read More


Mike DeWine's Actions Delivered Justice for Rape Victims

Mike DeWine just announced that his office has completed the testing of nearly 14,000 formerly shelved rape kits. As a result, justice has been delivered to victims and rapists have been put behind bars. This is yet another example why we need to elect Mike DeWine as our next Governor. One of DeWine's potential Democrat opponents, Richard Cordray, was Ohio's Attorney General when these kits were piling up and rapists were running free.  Read More


Tax Reform Gains Popularity, Helps more Ohioans

A new poll conducted by the New York Times and SurveyMonkey shows that tax reform now has more supporters than opponents, buoying Republican hopes for this year’s congressional elections. We also learned today that small-business confidence has hit a record high in 2018 after the tax-reform win. In Ohio, workers are seeing more money in their paychecks and just last week, four more Ohio companies announced tax reform wins: Read More


Huntington Bank cites tax reform for spike in small business loans

By Tristan Navera  – Staff reporter, Columbus Business First Huntington Bank, already the second largest originator of small business loans, said it has seen a substantial spike in those loans this year. Read More


Republicans Leading on Generic Ballot for First Time in 2018

Poll: GOP gains on generic ballot, Trump approval ticks upward By STEVEN SHEPARD, Politico Playbook Republicans have erased the Democratic advantage on the generic congressional ballot in a new POLITICO/Morning Consult poll that, for the first time since April, also shows President Donald Trump’s approval rating equaling the percentage of voters who disapprove of his job performance. Read More


Will Richard Cordray Continue to Embrace Radical Leftist Keith Ellison??

Richard Cordray’s ties to DNC Deputy Chair Keith Ellison has raised new questions surrounding his gubernatorial campaign in Ohio. A new report showsthat Ellison recently attended a private dinner with radical Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan and Iranian dictator Hassan Rouhani in 2013. Read More


Building a Stronger America: President Donald J. Trump’s American Infrastructure Initiative

The President’s plan to rebuild America America has long been a Nation of builders, President Trump told the country January 30 in his first State of the Union Address. “We built the Empire State Building in just 1 year—is it not a disgrace that it can now take 10 years just to get a permit approved for a simple road?” Read More


Ohio Right to Life PAC Endorses DeWine for Governor

LEADING PRO-LIFE ADVOCACY GROUP ANNOUNCES ENDORSEMENT FOR GOVERNOR’S RACE COLUMBUS, Ohio–Today, the Ohio Right to Life PAC announced its endorsement of Mike DeWine for governor of the state of Ohio. Read More


ORP Endorses Mike DeWine for Governor

Today, the elected leaders of the Ohio Republican Party State Central Committee voted overwhelmingly to endorse Mike DeWine for governor. “My campaign is about building a better future for Ohio by fighting the status quo and working to solve Ohio’s biggest issues,” said DeWine. “As governor, I will bring new, high-paying jobs and economic opportunity to all of Ohio, fight for real-world education reform, and bring an end to the opioid crisis that is killing thousands of Ohioans and holding back our economy.” Read More