Lucas County democrats pick new leader

Kurt Young/ New Democratic party Chair

The Lucas County Democratic Party announced Wednesday Kurt Young is named as the new Chair of the party.

He received nearly unanimous support from the party’s central committee and was sworn into office by Judge Gary Cook.

Young highlighted his plan for rebuilding the party’s infrastructure and transforming it into the 21st century.

He adds he also wants to create new relationships to strengthen the party.

Young received an undergraduate degree from the University of Akron in campaign management before attending Case Western Law School.

He has been a Workers’ Compensation attorney representing injured workers for twenty-five years.

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