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Democratic primary election results for Cuyahoga County: Chordray wins the May 8, 2018 Democratic primary over Kucinich and others for governor and will face DeWine in November, state senators Sandra Williams and Kenny Yuko win and state Rep. Nickie Antonio beats state Rep. Martin Sweeney for the state senate seat in district 23....Juanita Brent, state Rep. Kent Smith, Michael Skindell, Bride Rose Sweeney, and Terrence Upchurch win state representative seats....In closely watched judicial races for the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas general division bench Andrea Nelson Moore loses to Ashley Kilbane, William McGinty edges Anthony Santoli, and Deborah Turner wins with ease....Cleveland Heights Councilwoman Cheryl Stephens unseated Cuyahoga County Councilman Michael Houser.....Congresswomen Fudge and Kaptur win and Susan Moran Palmer out does five challengers to win the primary election for a congressional seat in district 16...Betsy Rader runs unopposed for the congressional seat in the 14th congressional district in the Democratic primary and longtime Democratic U.S. Sen Sherrod Brown also runs unopposed....The general election is November 6....By editor Kathy Wray Coleman of and, Ohio's most read Black digital newspaper and Black blog with some 5 million views on Google Plus alone.Tel: (216) 659-0473 and Email:

Image and , Ohio's most read Black digital newspaper and Black blog with some 5 million views on Google Plus alone.Tel: (216) 659-0473 and Email: Kathy Wray Coleman, editor-in-chief, and who trained for 17 years at the Call and Post Newspaper in Cleveland, Ohio. We interviewed former president Barack Obama one-on-one when he was campaigning for president. As to the Obama interview, CLICK HERE TO READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE AT CLEVELAND URBAN NEWS.COM, OHIO'S LEADER IN BLACK DIGITAL NEWS . CLEVELANDURBANNEWS.COM, CLEVELAND, Ohio- Former  congressman Dennis Kucinich lost to Richard Chordray in the Democratic gubernatorial primary race for governor Tuesday night, and state Sen. Sandra Williams, who is Black,  fought off former Cleveland councilman and former state senator Jeff Johnson to keep her district 21 state senate seat. State Sen. Kenny Yuko held on to  beat state Rep John Barnes

McGinty wins Democratic primary for county prosecutor, might face Black Independent candidate Ed Wade in November, Hall places 2nd

Tim McGinty, who won Tuesday's Democratic primary for Cuyahoga County prosecutor, greets supporters at a recent fundraiser for his candidacy . Stephanie Hall, the only Black and woman in the race for Cuyahoga County prosecutor who out did three men, two with greater name recognition than she before the celebrated contest for the county's most powerful office Robert Triozzi, a former law director under Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson, who was endorsed by the mayor and came in fourth in the race for Cuyahoga County prosecutor. He allegedly got punched in the face at a poll location on Tues. James McDonnell came in fifth place for the Cuyahoga County prosecutor's seat in spite of television commercials and endorsements from some suburban mayors and municipal prosecutors Subodh Chandra, a candidate for Cuyahoga County prosecutor pushed by a cadre of community activists and U.S. Rep. Marcia L, Fudge (D-OH), made a third place finish Edward Wade, a Cleveland criminal