I am writing this letter in support of Barb Ansted for judge of the Common Pleas Court. I have known Barb for many years and supported her six years ago because of her integrity and experience before the court.
Many times we feel unprepared to vote at election time due to not knowing the candidates. When this happens, some will simply vote the party line, or lean on what they've heard from someone else, or simply toss a coin figuring that perhaps it doesn't really matter.
We have been involved with the visionary founders of Genesis by the Lake since Erie County commissioner Pat Shenigo, Erie County health commissioner Peter Schade and local activist Susan Prentice invited us to Sandusky during the latter part of August.
Editors at the Plain Dealer and the Northeast Ohio Media Group are refusing to respond to media inquiries about why an endorsement interview with Ohio Gov. John Kasich and his Democratic challenger was pulled from the cleveland.com website last week.