David DeWitt/Ohio Capital Journal

David DeWitt/Ohio Capital Journal

David DeWitt is the editor-in-chief of the Ohio Capital Journal, a sister publication of the Arizona Mirror and a member of the States Newsroom network of local news organizations. He has more than 15 years experience covering Ohio government, politics and policy, including education, health care, crime and courts, poverty, state and local government, business, labor, energy, environment, and social issues.


We have the tools to build an extraordinary civilization. We ought to use them.

By: - April 29, 2022

Too often, sharing the news feels like being a messenger of madness. Every day, foundational democratic institutions suffer sustained assault while a corrupt, extremist right-wing tyranny over politics and policy reigns in state capitals across the nation. As important as it is to chronicle the “first draft of history” by finding the facts and holding […]