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Mike DeWine on Principles & Values

Former Republican Sr Senator (OH, 1995-2007)

 


Worked in a bi-partisan manner to get things done

For 12 years in the Senate, I've gotten things done. And the way I've gotten things done is by working with Democrats and Republicans. I worked with Rockefeller, for example, on highway safety issues, on steel, and on other issues as well-adoption, foster care. I worked with Dodd to get better medicines for kids, on the fire act to get money, $100 million, directly back in Ohio. I worked with Levin in regard to the Great Lakes. I have a long record of working with Democrats and Republicans alike.
Source: 2006 Ohio Senate Debate on NBC Meet the Press , Oct 1, 2006

Brown does not represent the mainstream of Ohio

The difference between me and Brown is, if you look at his record, he has a very slim record in the House of getting anything done. He has been described as a partisan in the Cleveland Plain Dealer. He has been described as someone who is on the fringe by the National Journal. He's on the fringe of his own party. Many times his votes have been in the minority even of his own party. He is to the left of his own party and not in the mainstream of Ohio
Source: 2006 Ohio Senate Debate on NBC Meet the Press , Oct 1, 2006

Protests against me protected by First Amendment

The only thing that I've asked our protests to do is to observe social distancing. We're all big believers in the First Amendment. They were protesting against me yesterday, and that's just fine. They have every right to do that.
Source: Meet the Press 2020 interview on 2022 Ohio Governor race , Apr 19, 2020

There is simply no better place to raise a family than Ohio!

There is simply no better place to raise a family than Ohio! No better place to live. No better place to start or grow a business. And no better place that provides more opportunity than Ohio!

What Wilbur Wright said 100 years ago is still true today: "If I were giving a young [person] advice as to how [they] might succeed in life, I would say: . pick out a good father and mother and begin life in Ohio!" My friends--Now is the time to seize our Ohio moment!

Source: 2022 State of the State Address to the Ohio legislature , Mar 23, 2022

Religious affiliation: Catholic.

DeWine : religious affiliation:

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Source: Adherents.com web site 00-ADH11 on Nov 7, 2000

Endorsed Endorsed by Donald Trump/MAGA during presidency.

DeWine is endorsed by Trump/MAGA endorsement list

Endorsements by Donald Trump, implying support of Trump's agenda and electoral style. The phrase `Make America Great Again` was popularized in Trump`s 2015 book Time to Get Tough:Making America Great Again. It is the campaign slogan embroidered on the ubiquitous red caps seen at Trump rallies (which after Trump`s presidency, became known as `MAGA rallies`).

Source: Ballotpedia 2016-2022 endorsement list 2022-MAGA on Jan 1, 2022

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