Mike DeWine hosts annual ice cream social
CEDARVILLE, Ohio (WRGT/WKEF)- Attorney General Mike DeWine and his family opened their home for their annual old-fashioned ice cream social on Sunday at their Cedarville estate. Young’s Jersey Dairy Ice Cream and a selection of homemade pies baked by Fran DeWine was served to guests.
Since 1976 the DeWine family has hosted the ice cream social as a way to get to know people in the state of Ohio.
DeWine said that his family started the ice cream social as a way to bring family together.
“Fran said I’m tired of having events that people can’t bring their kids too. So we’re going to do something that people can bring their kids too” said DeWine.
DeWine will be running for Governor on the republican ticket in the upcoming election, so this years ice cream social took on a bigger meaning for the family. Republican candidates from statewide office were also invited to speak at the family's ice cream social.
DeWine will face democrat candidate Richard Cordray in November.