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Longtime Valley politician weighs options after loss | News, Sports, Jobs

WARREN — After losing for the first time in his 38-year political career, Michael J. O’Brien said he is weighing job offers from the private sector and may seek elected office again. “I’m leaving my options open for the future in the public and private sector,” he said. “Being in the positions I’ve held in administration and as a legislator gives me keen insight into government. After the first of the year, we’ll see what the future holds. I’ve gotten employment offers.” He declined to specify the job offers, but said they were for agencies that are involved with government. O’Brien, 67, of Warren, couldn’t seek re-election to the Ohio House this year because of the state’s term limits law. Instead, he ran for Trumbull County commissioner, one of the pre...