STEUBENVILLE, OH – Frankie DiCarlantonio, Jefferson County Democratic Party Chairman, has issued the following statement regarding the results of the Democratic Gubernatorial Primary.

“I would like to congratulate, on behalf of the Jefferson County Democratic Party, Richard Cordray and Betty Sutton on their election as the Democratic nominees for Governor and Lieutenant Governor of the State of Ohio,” commented DiCarlantonio. “The Democratic Primary for Governor has lasted well over a year and we had a great field of candidates, all having their own strengths and ideas. I wish them the best of luck in their future endeavors. As to our nominees, I have no doubt in my mind that they are the best candidates for the job with the resources, the knowledge, and the ideas to move the State of Ohio forward from where it is today.”