COLUMBUS – Today, Public Policy Polling released a July 2014 poll of the Ohio statewide races. The poll found the gubernatorial race has tightened, showing 44% of Ohio voters would support Democratic nominee Ed FitzGerald, and 45% would support Republican Governor John Kasich. More information is available HERE.
In the race for Ohio Treasurer, Connie Pillich holds a three-point lead over incumbent Josh Mandel, at 46% to 43%. More information is available HERE .
In the race for Secretary of State, Nina Turner is within three points of Republican Jon Husted, at 42% to 45%. More information is available HERE.
In the race for Ohio Auditor, 40% of respondents said they would vote for John Patrick Carney and 42% would support incumbent Dave Yost. More information is available HERE.
In response, Ohio Democratic Party Chairman Chris Redfern released the following statement:“As voters learn more about the Democratic candidates, the more confident we become that our ticket will be successful, and this polling reflects just that. Voters know that Republican policies have been a failure with Ohio’s job growth lagging behind the rest of the nation, Ohioans giving up on their job search, and they are ready for Democrats who fight every day for an Ohio that works for everyone.”