Articles and Updates

Cordray Lays Out Policies to Help Children

July 6, 2018 WKSU

Richard Cordray is laying out how he plans to help children and parents if elected governor. The Democratic gubernatorial nominee says there’s at least one distinct difference between his plan and that of his Republican opponent Mike DeWine, which he laid out last week. Cordray wants to increase access to state intervention services, helping parents with young children. Among…

Cordray Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Ohio Voter Purge Case

June 13, 2018 PRESS RELEASE

COLUMBUS, OH – Rich Cordray today released the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court announced its ruling to uphold Ohio’s voter roll purge. Since 2011, under Secretary of State Jon Husted and Attorney General Mike DeWine, Ohio has purged 2 million voters from the rolls. “The Supreme Court’s decision to continue to allow aggressive…

Ohio Attorney General Fights Wall Street

May 14, 2018 The New York Times

Ohio’s attorney general, Richard Cordray, might be seen as their pinstriped avenger, Michael Powell writes in The New York Times.

A Choir Boy Battles Wall Street

May 14, 2018 Bloomberg News

Richard Cordray lives in a 130-year-old brick farmhouse near Grove City, Ohio, just four miles from the modest home where he polished his jump shot growing up. He played varsity basketball for the local high school and was valedictorian. In 1987, Cordray won $45,303 on the game show Jeopardy!, retiring as a rare five-time champion.