U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan will have an opponent in the Democratic primary for the Senate seat with Morgan Harper, a policy and advocacy director for an economic equality organization, saying she is seeking the position.
Consumer protection attorney Morgan Harper announced Wednesday that she is entering the race for the Democratic nomination for Ohio’s open Senate seat.
Morgan Harper has announced a campaign for United States Senate race in Ohio. The consumer protection attorney, Columbus community organizer and former congressional candidate will be competing for the Democratic nomination.
Morgan Harper, consumer protection attorney and community organizer, announced plans to file paperwork Wednesday to enter the United States Senate race in Ohio.
A progressive is joining Ohio’s crowded Senate lineup, giving Democrat Tim Ryan a primary opponent as candidates on the right try and elbow their way into the spotlight.
There’s about to be another major Democratic Party showdown in Ohio. At the stroke of midnight on Tuesday, Morgan Harper, a lawyer and community organizer, announced she is running for the state’s U.S. Senate seat.
Harper is expected to compete against Rep. Tim Ryan in the Democratic Primary for the seat of retiring Sen. Rob Portman.
Lawyer and former U.S. House candidate Morgan Harper entered the race for Ohio Senate on Wednesday, emerging as the first opponent to U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan in next year’s Democratic primary.
After losing a progressive Democratic primary challenge to incumbent U.S. Rep. Joyce Beatty last year, Columbus attorney Morgan Harper announced Wednesday that she’s taking her battle against political insiders to the U.S. Senate race to succeed Rob Portman.