In 2018, Ohio will elect new statewide office holders. Leading up to the election, the City Club will be hosting conversations with candidates seeking statewide office.
On March 7, 2017, Betty
her candidacy for Governor of Ohio. A Barberton native, Sutton won the
first political race she entered – Barberton City Council – while she was still
in law school. In 1992, she was the youngest woman ever elected into the Ohio
House of Representatives and served for eight years. When she was elected into
the U.S. House of Representatives in 2006, Sutton became the first Democratic
woman in Ohio to serve as a legislator at the local, county, state, and federal
Afterwards, she was appointed Administrator of the Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation by President Barack Obama and served in that role until the recent change of administrations.
Join us for a conversation with gubernatorial candidate Betty Sutton.
Tickets: $20 members/$35 nonmembers.