Columbus,OH – Today, the Ohio Republican Party State Central Committee elected Bob Paduchik Chairman of the Ohio Republican Party.
Incoming Chairman Bob Paduchik said, "It is a great honor to be elected to be the leader of the Republican Party in Ohio. For the last 35 years, I have devoted my life to carrying out conservative principals on the state and national level. As a strong ally of President Trump, I look forward to leading the party through these coming years."
Senator Portman released the following statement: "Congratulations to Bob Paduchik on being elected to Chairman of the Ohio Republican Party. Bob was campaign manager on my 2010 campaign for the U.S. Senate, and he has proven time and time again that he knows how to win campaigns in Ohio. I look forward to working with him to continue the Ohio Republican Party's successes at the ballot box in the years ahead."
Governor DeWine said, "Congratulations to Bob Paduchik, the new Chair of the Ohio Republican Party. Bob was my coordinator for Northeast Ohio during my 1994 campaign for the United States Senate, and then he worked as a District Representative for my Senate office for several years. He has long been a trusted advisor and friend.
No one has been a better campaign manger over the last few decades than Bob, and I have the utmost confidence that he will be successful leading our Ohio Republican Party."
Lieutenant Governor Husted echoed Governor DeWine's statement saying, “Bob Paduchik is a proven winner and understands how to unite in victory the many voices within the Republican Party, now and for the future,” said Ohio Lt. Governor Jon Husted.
Secretary of State Frank LaRose said, "Congratulations Chairman Paduchik! I’ve known you for a long time, and there is not a better person to continue the tradition of excellence as chair of the Ohio Republican Party. Your experience and skill as a leader will complement the strength of our party’s values & ideas to build our Republican majority. I look forward to working with you as we enter a new election cycle."
Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost released the following statement: "Congratulations to my friend Bob Paduchik on being elected chairman of the Ohio Republican Party. Bob is a battle-tested leader with unparalleled experience running – and winning – competitive campaigns in Ohio. I am looking forward to working alongside Bob to achieve another round of historic victories across the state in 2022 and beyond."
State Treasurer Robert Sprague said, “I’m thrilled to congratulate and welcome my friend Bob Paduchik as the next chairman of the Ohio Republican Party. A leader and a fighter, Bob will be a steady hand in guiding our candidates to victory in 2022 and ensuring Ohio’s conservative voice is as strong as it’s ever been.” — Ohio Treasurer Robert Sprague"