Matt Dolan, a former state legislator, beat two sitting state representatives in the most closely watched Ohio Senate Republican primary race. Dolan took 44.34% of the vote for the 24th Senate district. His rivals, Nan Baker and Mike Dovilla, received 29.06% and 26.59% respectively.
The 24th is made up of suburbs of Cleveland. It has a Republican index of 53.9%. Dolan will face Emily Hagan. The Hagan name is a popular one among Cuyahoga County voters. This is a race.