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No May 6 Democratic primary upsets for Cuyahoga County, Ohio, FitzGerald, Budish win, state Representatives Barnes Jr, Patmon win primary with no general election opponents, sin tax passes, Yuko and state Representative Williams win Democratic primary for state senate seats, Cleveland Councilman Martin Sweeney, former Cleveland councilwoman Stephanie Howse, Smith, Cleveland Heights Councilwoman Janine Boyd win primary for state representative seats, Shontel Brown wins primary for seat now held by Cuyahoga County Council President C. Ellen Connally and faces Republican Adam Trumbo in November, Judge Anita Laster Mays beats Judge Corrigan for appeals seat in primary and faces no general election opponent, Francine 'Frankie' Goldberg advances to general election for a domestic relations judge seat and faces a Republican opponent

By Kathy Wray Coleman, editor-in-chief K a thy Wray Coleman is  a community activist and 20 year investigative journalist who trained for 17 years at the Call and Post Newspaper in Cleveland, Ohio ( ) /   ( ) CLEVELAND, Ohio- There were no upsets in Tuesday's Democratic primary election in Cuyahoga County with front-runner Armond Budish running away with the race for county executive while incumbent state Reps. John Barnes Jr and Bill Patmon held on to their seats, Patmon beating former Cleveland Councilman Eugene Miller two to one after an aggressive campaign and Barnes edging Pepper Pike Councilwoman Jill Miller Zimon 6, 489 votes to 5,575 votes. No Republican or anyone-else filed to run either in state legislative district 10, which Patmon leads, or in Barnes' legislative district 12. Miller, Barnes and Patmon are all three Black. Unofficial results from the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections