Jon Heavey Democratic Candidate For Governor Files Challenge To Rejection Of Hundreds Of Petition Signatures By Karen Kasler • Feb 28, 2018 Andy Chow A Cleveland doctor whose paperwork to run for governor was rejected has filed a challenge in the Ohio Supreme Court. He’s hoping to get back into what is officially a six-way race for the Democratic nomination. Heavey Fails To Reach Number Of Signatures Needed To Qualify For Ballot, says Secretary of State By Andy Chow • Feb 21, 2018 Andy Chow The list of candidates that will appear on the May 8 primary ballot for governor is officially set. But that list does come with a surprise. Political Newcomer Jon Heavey Putting Big Money Into Governor's Race By Andy Chow • Feb 8, 2018 Heavey For Governor Among the surprise names that came up in the filings for governor was that of Cleveland doctor Jon Heavey. He embraces the idea of being a political outsider and Heavey’s sudden campaign is bringing some big dollars to the race.