Kent Smith for the 8th Ohio House District: endorsement editorial

Democrat Kent Smith, director of development and communications for an Akron community group; Republican Mikhail Alterman, a technical architect and consultant; and independent Jocelyn Conwell, an attorney, all have distinctly different priorities for how to represent District 8 in the


Kent Smith beats Sylvia James in Democratic primary race for Ohio House 8th district seat

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Kent Smith has defeated Sylvia James the democratic primary race for Ohio House District 8 with 64 percent of the 9,681 total votes, according to results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections. James earned 3,453 votes. Smith is


Kent Smith talks about his race for the 8th Ohio House District: editorial board

Democrat Kent Smith is running for state representative in the 8th Ohio House District in the Democratic primary May 6. The seat is now held by term-limited Armond D. Budish, who is running for Cuyahoga County executive. Smith met with the editorial board


Kent Smith in the Democratic primary for Ohio House District 8: endorsement editorial

Competition is lacking in the Democratic primary for Ohio House District 8, a seat now held by term-limited Rep. Armond D. Budish, who is running for Cuyahoga County executive. Candidate Kent Smith came to his endorsement interview well prepared, but his opponent, Sylvia