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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

Espy Succeeds Wright as Secretary Treasurer


Secretary Treasurer Dennis Wright (Pictured left) will be stepping down from his position and become a Vice President effective November 1st, 2017. Brother Jerry Espy (Pictured right) will succeed Dennis as ST.

Thank you Brother Dennis for your five years of service!

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.

OSCM Endorses Kathleen Clyde

Ohio Secretary of State candidate, Kathleen Clyde, was endorsed by the Ohio State Council of Machinists on September 30, 2017.


For more information about Kathleen, please visit

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.