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FitzGerald Campaign Releases its First Ad, “Promise”

COLUMBUS — The FitzGerald Campaign released its first ad — titled “Promise” — Wednesday morning. In it, Ed promises to restore cuts to firefighters, police, and teachers, and to “get Ohio working for working people.” This ad follows a media blitz by Republican Governor John Kasich and his allies, and capitalizes on the shrinking gap […]

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Kasich-Taylor Campaign Yet to Respond to Debate Invitations

COLUMBUS – Three weeks have passed without a response from Governor Kasich on the gubernatorial debate schedule. On June 23, Democratic gubernatorial nominee Ed FitzGerald officially accepted six debate invitations and extended offers to Governor Kasich to participate in several more across the state. FitzGerald Campaign Communications Director Daniel McElhatton released the following statement on […]

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FitzGerald Statement on Hobby Lobby Court Decision

COLUMBUS - Democratic gubernatorial nominee and Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald released the following statement on the Hobby Lobby Court Decision: “Today’s decision on the Hobby Lobby case is bad for both women and families across Ohio. Not only does this ruling inappropriately involves a woman’s boss in extremely personal healthcare decisions, but it also hits […]

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FitzGerald Statement on Harris v. Quinn Court Decision

COLUMBUS – Democratic gubernatorial nominee and Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald released the following statement on the Harris v. Quinn Supreme Court decision: “Today is a reminder that CEOs and special interests will continue to find ways to take advantage of hardworking Americans and their families. As Governor, I will stand up to efforts like […]

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Statement on Anniversary of Issue 2 Petition Delivery

COLUMBUS –  Democratic gubernatorial nominee and Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald released the following statement on the three-year anniversary of the record-breaking Issue 2 petition delivery. “Three years ago today, Ohioans stood up against Governor Kasich’s policy of helping the wealthy and well-connected at the expense of hardworking Ohioans. Unfortunately, the Governor didn’t learn his […]

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FitzGerald Accepts Six Debate Invitations

COLUMBUS – Democratic gubernatorial nominee Ed FitzGerald accepted six debate and forum invitations in Cleveland, Cincinnati, Columbus, Zanesville, and Sandusky today. Additionally, the FitzGerald campaign challenged Governor Kasich to debates in Youngstown, Dayton, Lima, Toledo, and Marietta, so that Ohioans across the state could have the opportunity to hear the candidates debate issues relevant to […]

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FitzGerald Announces College Affordability Plan

Ed FitzGerald Joins Parents, Students, Young Professionals to Announce His Plan for Affordable, Quality Higher Education in Ohio COLUMBUS – Today, Democratic gubernatorial nominee Ed FitzGerald announced his plan for quality, affordable vocational training and higher education in Ohio. Alongside students, educators, parents, and young professionals FitzGerald spoke of the importance of college affordability for […]

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Statement on Mid-Biennium Review Signing

COLUMBUS – Democratic gubernatorial nominee Ed FitzGerald, Ohio House of Representatives Democratic Leader Tracy Maxwell Heard, and Ohio Senate Democratic Leader Joe Schiavoni released the following statement on today’s signing of the Mid-Biennium Budget Review: “This budget is a clear statement of Governor Kasich’s and Statehouse Republicans’ misplaced priorities. It is unforgivable that this budget does nothing to […]

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FitzGerald Campaign Files Post-Primary Finance Report

COLUMBUS - Friends of FitzGerald-Neuhardt released its Post-Primary Campaign Finance Report today. In just seven weeks, the campaign has raised over $860,000. The campaign has $1.9 million cash on hand. FitzGerald-Neuhardt campaign manager Nick Buis released the following statement: “Thanks to the contributions from Ohioans in all 88 counties, the campaign’s fundraising has serious momentum. We […]

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FitzGerald Statement on SB 310 Signing

COLUMBUS – Democratic gubernatorial nominee and Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald released the following statement on Governor Kasich’s decision to sign SB 310, the bill which freezes Ohio’s renewable energy and efficiency standards. “Today, Governor Kasich ignored the voices of Ohio’s working families, veterans, manufacturers, religious leaders, and business leaders. By signing SB 310 in […]

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