After watching the Ohio gubernatorial campaign from afar for months, Richard Cordray jumped into the race Tuesday, Dec. 5, and immediately rolled out the big guns.

The former director of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released a video featuring former President Barack Obama that Cordray said he was using with Obama’s permission. Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren also appears in the video; both are past statements lauding Cordray’s service with the consumer agency.

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