PRIMARY 2024: Trump-Backed Moreno Defeats DeWine Pick, Dolan

COLUMBUS, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Bernie Moreno took the Republican nomination for the U.S Senate in the Primary Election.

He goes up against incumbent Democrat Sherrod Brown in the Fall.

The Cleveland businessman had a back-and-forth race going on with Mike DeWine-backed State Senator Matt Dolan early on, then Moreno pulled away.

Moreno was the Donald Trump-backed candidate.

He took 51-percent of the vote.

Secretary of State Frank LaRose finished third.