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Elections officials say Rhonda Damschroder can run for an Ohio House Seat. The Sandusky County Board of Elections voted Wednesday to dismiss a petition against her candidacy. Last month Clyde resident John Brewer filed an objection to Damschroder running as a write-in candidate for the 88th district seat.
If Damschroder wins, she plans to step down. That would allow the Republican Party to appoint her husband Rex to run in the general election. Rex filed to run for reelection, but withdrew his name from the ballot due to an oversight on his nominating petitions.
Brewer claimed Ohio Revised Code did not allow for “placeholder” candidates.Read More →