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News & Views

Brothers & Sisters,

Below you will find the OSCM’s 2018 Educational Packet, News & Views, which includes President Wright’s remarks to the OSCM Executive Board and members at the Fall Conference in late September, a list of Ohio AFL-CIO and West Virginia AFL-CIO 2018 General Election Endorsed Candidates, and an educational page on how to be an activist today.

For your consideration, please share this information with friends and family, and reference when voting during this year’s midterm elections.

In Solidarity,

The Ohio State Council of Machinists 

The printable, PDF version of the OSCM 2018 Educational Packet can be viewed by clicking on the highlighted link: OSCM News & Views 

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Press Release – Ohio State Council of Machinists Endorses Cordray, Sutton, and Richardson: They Will Stand Up for Ohio’s Workers

The printable, PDF version of this Press Release can be viewed by clicking on the highlighted link: Press Release- Ohio State Council of Machinists Endorses Cordray, Sutton, and Richardson: They Will Stand Up for Ohio’s Workers

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Please view the attached clip of Richard Cordray’s speech to IAMAW District Lodge 54’s delegates at their annual Summer Meeting on July 10th.

Below you will find additional images of all Guest Speakers at IAMAW District Lodge 54’s annual Summer Meeting.

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WV AFL-CIO’s 2018 Primary Election Endorsements

Attached are the WV AFL-CIO’s 2018 Primary Election Endorsements. #Vote #VoteSmart2018_Primary Endorsement List.jpg

Zack Space endorsed as Candidate for Ohio Auditor

Candidate for Ohio Auditor, Zack Space, was recently endorsed by the OSCM.

“Zack Space has been a true friend to labor and the Machinists Union since his time as a small town attorney, and then as Representative for Ohio’s 18th Congressional District.” said T. Dean Wright Jr., OSCM President. “Zack stands for ‘Justice on the Job’ and has committed to use his position as auditor to be a ‘watch dog’ of tax payer money. Please join with us in electing Zack as our next Ohio Auditor, a true friend of working Ohioans and their families,” said Wright.


Pictured (Left to Right):  Duane Lukens, OSCM 1st Vice President, and Zack Space, Candidate for Ohio Auditor. 

Yauch endorsed by OSCM

Elizabeth Yauch is running for Middletown Municipal Court Judge and was endorsed by the OSCM.

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Pictured: (Left to Right) Neil B. Douglas, OSCM Legislative Agent, Elizabeth Yauch, candidate for Middletown Municipal Court Judge, Kevin Cobb, Local Lodge 1943 OSCM Delegate.


Press Release


Today, The Ohio State Council of Machinists (OSCM) unanimously voted to endorse the Honorable Mayor of Dayton Nan Whaley as Governor of Ohio. Please view the below attached Press Release on Nan’s endorsement.

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This Press Release may be downloaded and viewed through PDF by clicking on the attached link: OSCM Endorses Nan Whaley For Governor

Candidate for Ohio Attorney General, Steve Dettelbach, endorsed by OSCM

IMG_5546Pictured: BR Jim McClelland, left, and Candidate for Ohio Attorney General Steve Dettlebach, right.

Mayor Donegan endorsed by OSCM


IMG_5527IAM LL1297/DL54 Chief Shop Steward Roy S. Range meets with OSCM endorsed candidate Mayor Ann Marie Donegan of the City of Olmsted Falls.