Ohio Republican Party

Jo Ingles

Ohio Congressman Anthony Gonzalez has been censured by the Ohio Republican Party’s State Central Committee in two separate resolutions. And the effect that will have on his political future is unclear.

The Ohio Republican Party will decide Friday whether to censure a member of Congress from suburban Cleveland for his vote earlier this year to impeach former President Donald Trump. Statehouse correspondent Jo Ingles reports. 

Jo Ingles

The Ohio Republican Party has a new chair, a well-known political operative.

Citing partisan gridlock in Congress, Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio says he won't run for a third term in  2022.

Liesl Bonneau

The Ohio Democratic Party is asking the Franklin County judge who issued a ruling allowing for additonal ballot drop boxes to take action against the Ohio Republican Party.

Voting-rights groups and Democrats have filed separate lawsuits in Ohio aimed at making voting easier this November amid the coronavirus pandemic. 

Ohio Public Radio

Ohio Republicans have censured a former party chair who has drawn scorn for campaigning against Donald Trump's reelection and asking GOP voters to pick Democratic candidate Joe Biden.

The Ohio Republican Party's governing body has withdrawn its endorsement of a state House candidate. 


It’s been said many times, and will be repeated often in 2020 – no Republican has won the White House without winning Ohio.

Associated Press

President Trump headlined the Ohio Republican Party’s annual state dinner in August.

President Trump didn't mention U.S. Senator John McCain of Arizona during his speech at the Ohio Republican Party's annual state dinner in Columbus on Friday night,  hours after the family of the ailing Republican said he had chosen to discontinue medical treatment for brain cancer. 

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Ohio Governor John Kasich is skipping a Republican Party fundraiser in Columbus Friday, where President Trump is the headliner.

President Trump will headline the Ohio Republican Party's state dinner in Columbus on August 24.  

Ohio Public Radio

Republican Troy Balderson declared victory over Democrat Danny O'Connor Tuesday night in Ohio's 12th Congressional district special election.

Ohio Public Radio

Ohio Republicans and Democrats say the results of Tuesday's elections give them reasons to be hopeful about next year.

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Ohio Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor’s official announcement last week that she’s running to succeed Governor John Kasich rounds out the 2018 GOP gubernatorial field at four.


Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to be the featured speaker at the Ohio Republican Party state dinner in Columbus later this month.

Jo Ingles

The Ohio Republican Party has a new leader. 

Dan Konik

A written order from a federal judge seeks to prevent Donald Trump's presidential campaign and others from taking part in certain activity that could intimidate voters. 

The head of the Ohio Republican party says he is troubled by Donald Trump's presidential campaign.

The Ohio Republican Party’s governing body has voted to endorse Governor John Kasich's presidential bid. 

GOP Sues To Obtain Certain FitzGerald Records

Jul 10, 2014

The Ohio Republican Party is asking the Ohio Supreme Court to force Cuayhoga County Executive and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ed FitzGerald to release key-card data showing when he enters and leaves county buildings and parking facilities.

Hundreds gathered in Columbus over the weekend for the Ohio Republican Party's annual state dinner. 

Major Parties Spin Tuesday's Election Results

Nov 7, 2013

The two major political parties have different takes on the results of Tuesday's elections.

GOP Files Complaint Over FitzGerald Campaign Contribution

Sep 9, 2013

The Ohio Republican Party is filing a complaint with the state elections watchdog accusing FitzGerald of violating campaign contribution laws. 

Supporters Say Affordable Care Act Will Benefit Women

Aug 8, 2013

Supporters of the federal health care law say women, in particular, are benefiting from the new program.

Conservative Rift Continues

May 7, 2013

The rift among conservatives over the Ohio GOP's stance on major issues and its support of Governor John Kasich continues.

Conservatives Criticize GOP Leadership

Mar 22, 2013

Some conservative activists who often work on different issues have come together to announce their rejection of the current direction of the state Republican party leadership.

GOP Leaders Back Borges To Succeed Bennett

Mar 19, 2013

Ohio Republican elected officials are backing 40-year-old Matthew Borges to replace state party chair Bob Bennett.

The Ohio elections commission has now approved a settlement between backers of the group pushing the redistricting issue on the November ballot, the Ohio Republican Party, and another opposition group.