Press Release

Senator Sherrod Brown Endorses Rachel Crooks for State House Seat

October 1, 2018

TIFFIN, OH — U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced his endorsement of Ohio House of Representatives candidate Rachel Crooks on Monday.

Ms. Crooks is the Democratic candidate challenging incumbent Bill Reineke for the 88th House District, which includes all of Sandusky County and a majority of Seneca County. The general election is Tuesday, November 6.

“Rachel Crooks is exactly the type of candidate we need in the Ohio legislature, She will stand up for the people she serves. and fight to bring an end to the culture of corruption at the Statehouse,” said Brown.

“Rachel will work to expand opportunity in northwest Ohio and to give all Ohioans a voice in Columbus,” Brown continued.

“I am thrilled to earn the endorsement of Senator Brown who is a true champion for all Ohioans. Throughout his career, he has consistently been a progressive leader who fights for working families across the state.” said Crooks.

Senator Brown’s endorsement is the latest addition to an expanding list of groups and community leaders that have endorsed Crooks. including: City of Bellevue Mayor Kevin Strecker, Gloria Steinem. the Ohio Education Association, Ohio Civil Service Employees Association, Ohio Association of Public School Employees. Sheet Metal Air, Rail. and Transportation Workers – Transportation Division (SMART-TD). EMILY, List. Run For Something. Matriots. MoveOn. BlueAmerica PAC. Launch Progress PAC. Planned Parenthood. People for the American Way. Only If You Run. NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio. Her campaign was also given the Gun Sense Candidate Distinction by Moms Demand Action.