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Youngstown Vindicator editorial: Mandel’s failure to file doesn’t add up

The Youngstown Vindicator wrote an editorial hitting Josh Mandel for his failure to file his required personal financial disclosure.

You would think as the state treasurer, Josh Mandel would have a good grasp of finances.

But Mandel, a Republican, is apparently having trouble figuring out his own personal finances.

Mandel, treasurer for less than nine months, is planning to run next year for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Democrat Sherrod Brown, who is seeking re-election to a second six-year term.

A basic requirement for those planning to run for the Senate is filling out a personal financial disclosure statement. That was to be done by May 15.

As of today, more than four months after the deadline, Mandel hasn’t filed the document.

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