CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) – Bernie Moreno, of Bernie Moreno Companies in Cleveland, announced Tuesday he plans to run for the U.S. Senate.
He released a campaign video that compares Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez to Former President Fidel Castro and Chez Guevara, who also was a Cuban government official.
Moreno says “radical ideology” is rising in America.
Moreno immigrated to America from Colombia, according to a press release.
He says he’s running “to stop the socialist agenda.”
Ohio Senator Rob Portman announced two months ago he would not seek re-election in 2022.
Multiple people have announced they’re exploring runs for the Senate seat.