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FitzGerald Endorsed by National Association of Social Workers

COLUMBUS – The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Ohio Chapter PACE Committee announced their endorsement of Democratic gubernatorial nominee Ed FitzGerald for Governor. Representing nearly 5,000 Ohioans, NASW Ohio Chapter is the largest organization of professional social workers in the state. FitzGerald released the following statement on the endorsement: “I am truly humbled to […]

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FitzGerald Statement on Eastern Ohio Home Evacuations

COLUMBUS – Democratic candidate for Governor Ed FitzGerald released the following statement on the evacuation of 400 homes in eastern Ohio today, caused by a fracking well failure that released toxic chemicals into the air. “This is yet another serious consequence of Governor Kasich’s failure to protect Ohio’s natural resources. From Lake Erie to Jefferson County, […]

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ADVISORY: FitzGerald Speaks at Young Dems GOTV Event in Cincinnati

COLUMBUS – FitzGerald will speak at a Get Out the Vote (GOTV) event in Cincinnati to discuss what’s at stake for college students and young Ohioans in this election. Over the last four years, Governor Kasich has reduced spending on higher education to the lowest level in forty years, even while college tuition rose at […]

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Kasich Refuses to Say Where He Stands on Hobby Lobby Cases

COLUMBUS – Late yesterday, a U.S. District Court judge ruled that an Urbana, Ohio company does not have to provide contraceptive health insurance coverage for their employees because of the owner’s religious beliefs. But Governor Kasich still refuses to say if he agrees with the Hobby Lobby decision or if he thinks Ohio employers should be […]

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Plain Dealer Takes Down Video of Editorial Board Interview for Governor

COLUMBUS – After posting a video of the only face-to-face meeting between John Kasich and Ed FitzGerald at last week’s Editorial Board meeting, the Plain Dealer removed the video from their website less than two days later and substituted it with an audio recording. The Plain Dealer has refused to provide an explanation for removing the video, despite multiple […]

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ICYMI: Connie Schultz Debunks Kasich’s “Moderate” Policies

COLUMBUS – On MSNBC, respected national political writer and journalist Connie Schultz debunked Kasich’s attempt to brand himself as a moderate. She criticized the Governor’s policies on women, voting rights and “right-to-work,” and noted Kasich’s poor temperament. Additionally, she called on state and national reporters to ask John Kasich how he would address the loss of coverage to […]

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Advisory: FitzGerald Kicks Off Phone Bank in Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN – On Monday evening, Democratic gubernatorial nominee Ed FitzGerald will kick off a phone bank in the Youngstown-area with volunteer members of the Ohio Civil Services Employee Association. WHAT: FitzGerald kicks off phone bank with OCSEA volunteers WHERE: 5580 Youngstown Warren Rd, Suite 1, Niles, OH 44446 WHEN: 6:00 PM on Monday, October 27

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