Tom Haren Responds to Michael Skindell’s Hateful Comments

Tom Haren Responds to Michael Skindell’s Hateful Comments

PARMA, OHIO – Tom Haren, a candidate for the 23rd District Ohio Senate seat, issued the following statement today regarding the statements made by Michael Skindell about the Catholic Church:

When I was growing up, my mother worked for Catholic Charities as a social worker helping to facilitate adoptions. My family was, and still is, Catholic. My upbringing gave me the opportunity to see first-hand the positive influence that the Catholic Church can have in peoples’ lives. That’s why I could not disagree more …

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Tom Haren Attends Cleveland Pride

Tom Haren Attends Cleveland Pride

This past Saturday Tom Haren attended the Cleveland Pride Parade with the Cleveland Log Cabin Republicans chapter. Event organizers believe this was the largest Cleveland Pride Parade in the organization’s history, drawing thousands of people to Cleveland’s Voinovich Park.

“It was important to me to stand with our LCR chapter because our campaign’s message of inclusion and liberty crosses the traditional political divide,” Haren said. “The ultimate insult of big government is it’s insistence on inserting itself into people’s personal affairs,” he continued. “When government …

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Michael Skindell: Too Liberal, Ineffective, and Out-Fundraised.

Michael Skindell: Too Liberal, Ineffective, and Out-Fundraised.

PARMA, OHIO – Career politician Michael Skindell’s week went from bad to worse last week. First, he received unfavorable ratings relating to his work as a legislator. Then he learned that he was out-fundraised by Tom Haren’s upstart campaign to unseat him.

The Washington Post published a Sunlight Foundation chart for state legislatures throughout the country, ranking each chamber’s members by partisanship and success in getting bills passed. Michael Skindell was identified as the most liberal member of the Ohio Senate, as well as one …

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Tom Haren To Give 2014 Lowellville High School Commencement Address

Tom Haren To Give 2014 Lowellville High School Commencement Address

Ohioans for Haren is proud to announce that Tom Haren has been invited to give the commencement address at the 2014 Lowellville High School Commencement Ceremony. This year marks Tom’s 10-year reunion, as well.

“I’m honored to return to my alma mater to address our incredible new batch of Rocket graduates,” Tom said. “I’m thankful to the Board of Education, the school administration, and the faculty for this wonderful opportunity.”

The Lowellville High School Commencement Ceremony will be held on Sunday, …

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Tom Haren Wins the Republican Primary

Tom Haren Wins the Republican Primary

PARMA, OHIO – Tom Haren, candidate for State Senate District 23, has overwhelmingly prevailed in the Republican primary election, receiving more than 80% of the vote.

“I am incredibly moved by the support I have received throughout this primary race,” Haren said. “I know that we could never have succeeded without the hard work of my family, friends, and all of our campaign volunteers.”

“I also know that none of this would be possible without the love and support of my wife, …

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Tom Haren Endorsed by the Plain Dealer

Tom Haren Endorsed by the Plain Dealer

Like the Cuyahoga County Republican Party, the ABC Northern Ohio PAC, the Cuyahoga Valley Republicans, and the Ohio Right to Life PAC, the Cleveland Plain Dealer has endorsed Tom Haren for the May 6th Republican Primary. “He understands the importance of working across the aisle to develop meaningful legislation,” the Plain Dealer Editorial Board wrote.

“I would like to thank the Plain Dealer Editorial Board for their support in this primary election,” Tom said. “As our outreach efforts continue, voters are responding …

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Tom Haren Endorsed by the Cuyahoga County Republican Party

Tom Haren Endorsed by the Cuyahoga County Republican Party

PARMA, OHIO – Tom Haren, Republican candidate for State Senate District 23, has received the endorsement of the Cuyahoga County Republican Party.

“This is an enormous honor,” said Haren. “To be endorsed by the County Party in this race is a testament to the truth and power of the message of limited government, economic opportunity, and individual liberty.”

Haren, who is running his first campaign for elected office, has focused his message on economic growth, specifically within low-income areas of the …

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Tom Haren Endorsed by Ohio Right to Life PAC

Tom Haren Endorsed by Ohio Right to Life PAC

Today Tom was honored to receive the endorsement from Ohio Right to Life PAC. “Regardless of gender, party, religion, race or sexual orientation, candidates who commit themselves to the protection of innocent human life will have the full support of the Ohio Right to Life PAC,” said Mike Gonidakis, spokesman for the PAC. “While Planned Parenthood only endorses extreme Democratic candidates, our PAC is proud to endorse a group of primary candidates from all walks of life who truly represent Ohio.”

Tom …

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Campaign Fundraiser at Cece Couture

Campaign Fundraiser at Cece Couture

On March 16, Cecelia Haren will be hosting our campaign for a fundraiser at her new store, Cece Couture.

Since opening her doors in January, Cecelia has become one of the go-to places for women young and old to, as Cecelia says, “be fabulous!” As a young entrepreneur, Cecelia’s drive and business acumen are the characteristics our state government should be fostering. Career politicians like Michael Skindell, though, don’t seem to understand that it’s small business owners like Cecelia who are the …

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Skindell Votes AGAINST Cutting Taxes for Ohio Families

Skindell Votes AGAINST Cutting Taxes for Ohio Families

Michael Skindell’s rampant partisanship has reared its ugly head in Columbus once again. Skindell was one of only two State Senators to vote against giving families a sales tax holiday as they shop for back-to-school items. Senate Bill 243, sponsored by Sen. Bacon, “would exempt school supplies, clothing, computers and instructional materials from sales tax on the first Friday, Saturday and Sunday in August.”

A “yes” vote on this bill was a no-brainer – it even received support from 80% of Democrats …

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