Mike DeWine

Republican Ohio Attorney General and Govenor-elect Mike DeWine  has filed a motion seeking dismissal of a lawsuit seeking to force the state to redraw its 16 congressional districts in time for the 2020 election. 

Ohio Public Radio

Mike DeWine says Ohioans won’t have to wait long to see some of what he’s going to do as governor.

Ohio Public Radio

Ohio Governor-elect Mike DeWine has tapped Lieutenant Governor-Elect Jon Husted to carry out several responsibilities after he takes office.  

Andy Chow

The transition to the administration of Governor-elect Mike DeWine is bringing several changes to state government, including a new office dedicated to carrying out one of DeWine’s top campaign promises. 

Ohio Public Radio

Republican Ohio Governor-elect Mike DeWine has announced his cabinet picks. 

Ohio Public Radio

Ohio Governor-elect Mike DeWine says he will be officially sworn in at his home in Cedarville on the morning of January 14. 


The Republican and Democratic candidates for governor met for their second face-to-face debate, this time taking questions from an audience and via social media at Marietta College. 

Ohio Public Radio

A new statewide poll shows the gubernatorial race is currently a tie. 

Ohio's attorney general says his office has received more than 600 reports of tax-related scams since the beginning of the month. 

Ohio will share in a 71 million dollar settlement against a pharmaceutical company for the way it promoted two of its drugs. 

The Ohio Turnpike Commission has joined a lawsuit against the federal government over what Republican state Attorney General Mike DeWine calls an unconstitutional health care tax.

Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine sent a letter late last week to U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Syliva Burwell saying he may file a lawsuit because a fee imposed by the Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional.

Police officers and ministers joined mental health, probation and prosecutor's office representatives Thursday on a new panel to study possible updates to police training.

DeWine Creates Working Group To Study Police Use Of Force Training

Dec 12, 2014

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has directed the state police training commission to study possible updates in officer instruction in use of force. 

"Bottle Bill For Ohio" Clears One Ballot Hurdle

Oct 9, 2014

A proposal in Ohio to create a refundable deposit on glass, metal, plastic and other containers has cleared an initial hurdle.  

Response To Heroin Use Becomes Campaign Issue

Oct 9, 2014

Heroin has become a campaign issue in Ohio this year as politicians disagree over who has done the most to tackle the epidemic of overdose deaths blamed on the narcotic.


Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says he’ll continue to fight for the state's same-sex marriage ban even if a federal appeals court strikes it down.

State of Ohio

After several years of multiple executions, one was carried out in Ohio this year.

Democrats continue to blast Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine for the way he handled a sexual harassment case in his office.

AG Investigating Bottled Water Price Gouging In Toledo

Aug 5, 2014

Toledo Mayor Michael Collins has lifted the water ban put in place because of toxins from algae that contaminated Lake Erie.

State of Ohio

The Associated Press has learned attorneys, law firms and a lobbyist with a business stake at Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's office have contributed to a charity important to the Republican and his family.

Ohio Attorney General's Office

An Associated Press review of state records shows Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's selection process for hiring outside securities-fraud litigators has gone essentially undocumented.

The Ohio Attorney General has rejected a petition for a ballot measure requiring billions of dollars worth of state investments in alternative energy.

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has certified the language in a new version of a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at overturning the state's 2004 voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage. 

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has rejected the petition of a proposal that aims to create a refundable deposit on glass, plastic and other bottles and containers.

DeWine Rejects Voter Bill of Rights Summary

Feb 14, 2014

A proposed state constitutional amendment designed to protect voter rights has hit a snag.

AG Appealing Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Jan 17, 2014

The Ohio Attorney General's office has filed a notice of appeal of a federal judge's order that the state recognize same-sex  marriages on death certificates.

Settlement In Wake Of Steubenville Rape Case Focuses On Reporting

Jan 8, 2014

There’s been a settlement in a case involving one of the adults charged in connection with the Steubenville rape case.

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says the Ohio Lottery's plan to replace illegal video raffle machines with new gambling devices at veterans posts and fraternal lodges is unconstitutional.

Judge Permits Use Of Electronic Raffle Devices

Dec 20, 2013

A Franklin County judge is allowing veterans and fraternal posts to continue operating electronic raffle machines while their lawsuit against Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine proceeds.