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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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.


OSCM Holds Annual Fall Conference

GVP James Conigliaro, Sr., updates delegates on the Eastern Territory activities.
GVP Brian
GVP Brain Bryant updates delegates on activities at our Headquarters in Maryland.
Rick De La Fuente
MNPL Political Director, Rick De La Fuente, updates delegates on MNPL activities.
Nan Whaley, Mayor of Dayton, delivers remarks about her candidacy for Governor of Ohio in 2018.
Pictured: OSCM President T. Dean Wright, Jr., and Mayor Nan Whaley.
Mayor Nan Whaley listens to comments from Peggy Montague from Local 439.
Ohio Senator Joe Schiavoni (D-District 33) speaks about his run for Governor of Ohio.
Sen. Brown addresses delegates about issues currently facing the Senate, and was endorsed by delegates for his reelection as Ohio Senator.
Pictured: OSCM President T. Dean Wright, Jr., and U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown.
Executive Secretary of NSFOL, Harriet Applegate, addresses delegates about 2018 elections.
Kathleen Clyde, 2018 Ohio Secretary of State candidate, addresses members about her main issue of protecting voter’s rights in Ohio.
Pictured: OSCM President T. Dean Wright, Jr., and Kathleen Clyde
Betty Sutton, Governor of Ohio candidate, addresses delegates about her run for Governor of Ohio in 2018.
Dean and Betty
Pictured: OSCM President T. Dean Wright, Jr., and Betty Sutton.
Ed Kuss
Ed Kuss, GLR/TOL, updates delegates on organizing and apprenticeship programs.
Tim Burga, President Ohio AFL-CIO, addresses the importance of state and local politics and the work of the Ohio AFL-CIO on behalf of its 500,000 members.
Jason Perlman, Ohio AFL-CIO Political Director, updates delegates on “Right-to-Work” (for less) in Ohio.
Pictured: WV AFL-CIO President Josh Sword, second from left, visits Council President T. Dean Wright, Jr., Vice President Jack Williams and Local 598 Delegate Don Riffee.