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2022 BFA-PAC Grades and Endorsements for the November 8 Ohio General Election

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  • The following grades and endorsements apply to the 2022 Ohio General Election only.
  • ?? generally means the candidate did not submit a survey.
  • "q" after a grade means we have no legislative votes, and we are basing the grade primarily on survey answers and other information.

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U.S. Senate
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
D Tim Ryan D
R JD Vance Aq Endorsed WIN
U.S. House
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
1 D Greg Landsman ?? WIN
1 R Steve Chabot A Endorsed
2 D Samantha Meadows ??
2 R Brad Wenstrup A Endorsed WIN
3 D Joyce Beatty F WIN
3 R Lee Stahley ??
4 D Tamie Wilson ??
4 R Jim Jordan A+ Endorsed WIN
5 D Craig Swartz ??
5 R Bob Latta A Endorsed WIN
6 D Lou Lyras ??
6 R Bill Johnson A Endorsed WIN
7 D Matthew Diemer ??
7 R Max Miller Aq WIN
8 D Vanessa Enoch ??
8 R Warren Davidson A Endorsed WIN
9 D Marcy Kaptur ?? WIN
9 I Youseff Baddar ??
9 R J.R. Majewski Aq Endorsed
10 D David Esrati ??
10 R Michael Turner ?? WIN
11 D Shontel Brown ?? WIN
11 R Eric Brewer ??
12 D Amy Rippel-Elton ??
12 R Troy Balderson A Endorsed WIN
13 D Emilia Sykes F WIN
13 R Madison Gesiotto Gilbert Aq
14 D Matt Kilboy ??
14 R David Joyce A Endorsed WIN
15 D Gary Josephson ??
15 I Elizabeth McKenzie ??
15 R Mike Carey A Endorsed WIN
Governor/Lt. Governor
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
D Nan Whaley/ F
Cheryl Stephens
I Tim Grady ??
R Mike DeWine/ B WIN
Jon Husted
Attorney General
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
D Jeff Crossman ??
R Dave Yost A Endorsed WIN
Secretary of State
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
D Chelsea Clark ??
I Terpsehore Maras ??
R Frank LaRose A Endorsed WIN
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
D Scott Schertzer ??
R Robert Sprague A Endorsed WIN
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
D Taylor Sappington ??
R Keith Faber A Endorsed WIN
State Senate
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
1 R Robert McColley A Endorsed WIN
3 D Tina Maharath D
3 R Michele Reynolds Bq WIN
5 R Stephen Huffman A Endorsed WIN
7 D David Dallas ??
7 R Steve Wilson A Endorsed WIN
9 D Catherine Ingram ?? WIN
9 R Orlando Sonza Aq
11 D Paula Hicks-Hudson F WIN
11 R Tony Dia ??
13 D Anthony Eliopoulos ??
13 R Nathan Manning A Endorsed WIN
15 D Hearcel Craig F WIN
17 D Garry Boone ??
17 R Shane Wilkin A+ Endorsed WIN
19 D Heather Swiger ??
19 R Andrew Brenner A Endorsed WIN
21 D Kent Smith D WIN
21 R Mikhail Alterman Aq
23 D Nickie Antonio F WIN
23 R Landry Simmons Bq
25 D William DeMora ?? WIN
25 R Chandler Wysocki Aq
27 D Patricia Goetz ??
27 R Kristina Roegner A Endorsed WIN
29 R Kirk Schuring A Endorsed WIN
31 R Al Landis A Endorsed WIN
33 D Robert Hagan D
33 R Michael Rulli A Endorsed WIN
State House
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
1 D Dontavius Jarrells F WIN
2 D Latyna Humphrey D WIN
3 D Ismail Mohamed ?? WIN
3 R Josiah Lanning Aq Endorsed
4 D Mary Lightbody D WIN
4 R Jill Rudler Aq
5 D Richard Brown D
5 R Ronald Beach Aq
6 D Adam Miller F WIN
6 R Joe Wharton Bq
7 D Allison Russo F WIN
8 D Beth Liston D WIN
8 R Zully Truempter Cq
9 D Munira Abdullahi ?? WIN
10 D Russell Harris Aq
10 R David Dobos ?? WIN
11 D Anita Somani ?? WIN
11 R Omar Tarazi Aq
12 I Matthew Briner ??
12 R Brian Stewart A Endorsed WIN
13 D Michael Skindell D WIN
13 R Keith Davey Aq
14 D Sean Brennan ?? WIN
14 R Jolene Austin Aq
15 D Richard Dell'Aquila ?? WIN
16 D Bride Rose Sweeney D WIN
16 R Michael Lamb Aq
17 D Troy Greenfield ??
17 R Tom Patton A Endorsed WIN
18 D Darnell Brewer ?? WIN
18 I Shayla Davis ??
18 R Shalira Taylor B
19 D Phil Robinson D WIN
19 R Ron Brough Bq
20 D Terrence Upchurch F WIN
21 D Elliot Forhan ?? WIN
21 R Kelly Powell ??
22 D Juanita Brent D WIN
23 D Dan Troy D WIN
23 R George Phillips Aq
24 D Dani Isaacsohn ?? WIN
24 R Adam Koehler ??
25 D Cecil Thomas F WIN
25 R John Breadon ??
26 D Sedrick Denson D WIN
27 D Rachel Baker ?? WIN
27 R Jennifer Giroux Aq
28 D Jessica Miranda F WIN
28 I Regina Collins ??
28 R Chris Monzel Bq
29 D Juan Valle ??
29 R Cindy Abrams B WIN
30 D Alissa Mayhaus ??
30 R Bill Seitz A+ Endorsed WIN
31 D Rita Darrow ??
31 R Bill Roemer A Endorsed WIN
32 D Matt Shaughnessy ??
32 R Bob Young A Endorsed WIN
33 D Tavia Galonski F WIN
33 R Kristopher Anderson Aq
34 D Casey Weinstein D WIN
34 R Beth Bigham Aq
35 D Lori O'Neill ??
35 R Steve Demetriou Aq Endorsed WIN
36 D Addison Caruso ??
36 R Andrea White C WIN
37 R Tom Young A Endorsed WIN
38 D Willis Blackshear D WIN
39 D Leronda Jackson ??
39 R Phil Plummer B WIN
40 D Amy Cox ??
40 R Rodney Creech A Endorsed WIN
41 D Nancy Larson ??
41 R Joshua Williams Aq WIN
42 D Erika White ??
42 R Derek Merrin A Endorsed WIN
43 D Michele Grim ?? WIN
43 R Wendi Hendricks Bq
44 D Elgin Rogers Jr. ?? WIN
44 R Roy Palmer ??
45 D Chuck Horn ??
45 R Jennifer Gross B WIN
46 D Lawrence Mulligan ??
46 R Thomas Hall A+ Endorsed WIN
47 D Sam Lawrence ??
47 R Sara Caruthers A Endorsed WIN
48 D David Smith ??
48 R Scott Oelslager A Endorsed WIN
49 D Thomas West F
49 R Jim Thomas Bq WIN
50 R Reggie Stoltzfus A Endorsed WIN
51 R Brett Hudson Hillyer A Endorsed WIN
52 D Regan Phillips ??
52 R Gayle Manning B WIN
53 D Joseph A. Miller F WIN
53 R Marty Gallagher ??
54 D Bryan Burgess ??
54 R Dick Stein A Endorsed WIN
55 D Paul Zorn ??
55 R Scott Lipps A Endorsed WIN
56 D Joy Bennett ??
56 R Adam Mathews Aq WIN
57 D Evan Rosborough ??
57 R Jamie Callender A Endorsed WIN
58 D Bruce Neff ??
58 R Al Cutrona A Endorsed WIN
59 D Lauren McNally ?? WIN
60 R Kris Jordan B WIN
61 D Louise Valentine ??
61 R Beth Lear Aq WIN
62 D Brian Flick ??
62 R Jean Schmidt A Endorsed WIN
63 D Richard Perry ??
63 R Adam Bird A Endorsed WIN
64 D Vince Peterson ??
64 R Nick Santucci Aq WIN
65 I Jennifer Donnelly ??
65 R Michael Loychik A Endorsed WIN
66 D Mike Oliver ??
66 R Sharon Ray A Endorsed WIN
67 D Drew Burge ??
67 R Melanie Miller Aq WIN
68 R Thad Claggett Aq Endorsed WIN
69 D Charlotte Owens ??
69 R Kevin Miller A Endorsed WIN
70 D Eric Price ??
70 R Brian Lampton A Endorsed WIN
71 D James Duffee ??
71 R Bill Dean A Endorsed WIN
72 D Kathleen Clyde F
72 R Gail Pavliga A Endorsed WIN
73 R Jeff LaRe A Endorsed WIN
74 D Daniel Saks ??
74 R Bernard Willis ?? WIN
75 D Jan Materni ??
75 R Haraz Ghanbari A Endorsed WIN
76 D Justin Andrews ??
76 R Marilyn John A Endorsed WIN
77 D Mark Gooch ??
77 R Scott Wiggam A+ Endorsed WIN
78 R Susan Manchester A Endorsed WIN
79 D Taylor Eastham ??
79 R Monica Robb Blasdel Aq WIN
80 R Jena Powell A Endorsed WIN
81 R James Hoops A Endorsed WIN
82 D Magdalene Markward ??
82 R Roy Klopfenstein Bq WIN
83 D Claire Osborne ??
83 R Jon Cross A Endorsed WIN
84 D Sophia Rodriguez ??
84 R Angela King Aq WIN
85 R Tim Barhorst Aq WIN
86 D Barbara Luke ??
86 R Tracy Richardson A Endorsed WIN
87 R Riordan McClain A Endorsed WIN
88 D Dianne Selvey ??
88 R Gary Click A Endorsed WIN
89 D Jim Obergefell ??
89 R DJ Swearingen A Endorsed WIN
90 D Andrew Dodson ??
90 R Brian Baldridge A Endorsed WIN
91 R Bob Peterson A Endorsed WIN
92 R Mark Johnson A Endorsed WIN
93 R Jason Stephens A Endorsed WIN
94 D Rhyan Goodman ??
94 R Jay Edwards A Endorsed WIN
95 D William Ryan ??
95 R Don Jones A Endorsed WIN
96 D Charlie DiPalma ??
96 R Ron Ferguson A Endorsed WIN
97 R Adam Holmes A Endorsed WIN
98 D Annie Homstad ??
98 R Darell Kick A Endorsed WIN
99 D Abby Kovacs ??
99 R Sarah Fowler A Endorsed WIN
Chief Justice Supreme Court
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
D Jennifer Brunner
R Sharon Kennedy Endorsed WIN
Justice Supreme Court
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
D Terri Jamison
D Marilyn Zayas
R Pat DeWine Endorsed WIN
R Pat Fischer Endorsed WIN
Court of Appeals
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
1 R Robert Winkler Aq
5 R Craig Baldwin Endorsed WIN
5 R Andrew King Aq Endorsed WIN
5 D Earle Wise Endorsed
7 R Mark Hanni Aq WIN
11 R Eugene Lucci Aq WIN
Common Pleas Court
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
Cuyahoga R Tim Hess Aq
Franklin R Jessica Barwell Aq
Franklin R Michael Holbrook Bq
Franklin R Don Roberts Bq
Juvenile Court Judge
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
Butler R Daniel Phillips Bq Endorsed WIN
County Commissioner
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
Franklin R Luis Gil Bq
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
Franklin R Jarrod Golden Aq
Hamilton R Tom Brinkman B
District Party Name Grade Endorsement
Darke R Mark Whittaker A WIN

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