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'InnovateOhio' office will modernize state government, says incoming Lt. Gov. Jon Husted

by Benjamin Freed

When Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted moves into the lieutenant governor’s role next Monday, he’ll be charged with leading a new statewide office dedicated to developing technological innovations in the state government. And in an interview with StateScoop, the 51-year-old Republican said Gov.-elect Mike DeWine has given the agency, called InnovateOhio, a wide berth to modernize public services. “There’s a ton on the menu,” he said. Husted said the…