Pepper files for attorney general; deadline today for Ohio candidates

Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine
Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine
Democrat David Pepper
Democrat David Pepper

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Former Democratic Hamilton County commissioner and Cincinnati City Councilman David Pepper has filed to run for Ohio attorney general in this year's elections.

The deadline is 4 p.m. Wednesday for partisan candidates to file.

Attorney General Mike DeWine, a Republican, has filed for re-election.

Libertarian Steven Linnabary of Columbus has also filed for attorney general.

Here are other filings for statewide offices in Ohio.

Governor/Lt. Governor

Edward D. FitzGerald/Sharen Swartz Nuehardt – Democrat

Charles R. Earl/Sherry L. Clark – Libertarian

Ohio Supreme Court

Tom Letson – Democrat

John P. O'Donnell – Democrat

Sharon L. Kennedy – Republican

Judi French – Republican

Secretary of State

Nina Turner – Democrat

Jon Husted – Republican

Treasurer of State

Connie Pillich – Democrat

Joshua A. Mandel – Republican

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