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Endorsements

Federal Officeholders

  • Senator Sherrod Brown
  • Congresswoman Joyce Beatty
  • Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur

Labor Unions

  • Ohio AFL-CIO
  • AFSCME Ohio Council 8
  • OAPSE AFSCME Local 4
  • AFSCME Retirees 1184
  • Amalgamated Transit Union
  • American Federation of Government Employees
  • Bakery, Confectionary, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers Union
  • Communication Workers of America District 4
  • IUE-CWA
  • Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters
  • International Association of Machinist & Aerospace Workers
  • International Union of Painters & Allied Trades District Council 6
  • Ironworkers
  • Marine Engineers Beneficial Association
  • Ohio Association of Professional Fire Fighters
  • Ohio Conference of Teamsters
  • Ohio Education Association
  • Ohio Federation of Teachers
  • Ohio Nurses Association
  • Ohio State Building and Construction Trades Council
  • Ohio State Conference of IBEW
  • SEIU District 1199
  • SMART Transportation Division
  • SMART Sheet Metal Workers
  • United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters
  • United Auto Workers
  • United Food & Commercial Workers
  • United Mine Workers of America
  • United Steelworkers
  • Workers United

Current and Former Ohio Statewide Officeholders

  • Ted Strickland, Former Governor
  • Yvette McGee Brown, Former State Supreme Court Justice
  • Rob Richardson, Former State Treasurer Candidate
  • Dr. Christina Collins, State Board of Education District 5
  • Michelle Newman, State Board of Education District 9

Former Federal Officeholders

  • John Boccieri, Former Congressman
  • Zack Space, Former Congressman
  • Mary Jo Kilroy, Former Congresswoman

Current and Former State Legislative Members

  • Cecil Thomas, State Senator
  • Nickie Antonio, State Senator
  • Casey Weinstein, State Representative
  • Michele Lepore-Hagan, State Representative
  • Mike O’Brien, State Representative
  • Dan Troy, State Representative
  • Brigid Kelly, State Representative
  • Mike Sheehy, State Representative
  • Allison Russo, State Representative
  • Kenny Yuko, State Senate Democratic Leader
  • Hearcel Craig, State Senator
  • Thomas West, State Representative
  • Adam Miller, State Representative
  • Tavia Galonski, State Representative
  • Janine Boyd, State Representative
  • David Leland, State Representative
  • Willis Blackshear, State Representative
  • Kent Smith, State Representative
  • Jeff Crossman, State Representative
  • Terrence Upchurch, State Representative
  • Joe Miller, State Representative
  • Phil Robinson, State Representative
  • Paula Hicks-Hudson, State Representative
  • Monique Smith, State Representative
  • Lisa Sobecki, State Representative
  • Sean O’Brien, Former State Senator
  • Stephen Slesnick, Former State Representative
  • Kelly Wicks, Former State Representative
  • Jack Cera, Former State Representative
  • Jay Goyal, Former State Representative
  • Connie Pillich, Former State Representative
  • Lou Gentile, Former State Senator
  • Bride Rose Sweeney, State Representative
  • Jessica Miranda, State Representative
  • Mary Lightbody, State Representative
  • Emilia Sykes, State Representative

County Leadership

  • Lenny Eliason, Athens County Commissioner
  • Charlie Adkins, Athens County Commissioner
  • Chris Chmiel, Athens County Commissioner
  • Marilyn Brown, Franklin County Commissioner
  • John O’Grady, Franklin County Commissioner
  • Denise Driehaus, Hamilton County Commissioner
  • Pete Gerken, Lucas County Commissioner
  • Tina Wozniak, Lucas County Commissioner
  • Anthony Traficanti, Mahoning County Commissioner
  • Carol Rimedio-Righetti, Mahoning County Commissioner
  • David Ditzler, Mahoning County Commissioner
  • Judy Dodge, Montgomery County Commissioner
  • Debbie Lieberman, Montgomery County Commissioner
  • Carolyn Rice, Montgomery County Commissioner
  • Mauro Cantalamessa, Trumbull County Commissioner
  • Frank Fuda, Trumbull County Commissioner
  • Ilene Shapiro, Summit County Executive
  • Keller Blackburn, Athens County Prosecutor
  • Ric Wasserman, Athens County Treasurer
  • Jeff Maiden, Athens County Engineer
  • Candy Russell, Athens County Clerk of Courts
  • Jessica Markins, Athens County Recorder
  • Cheryl Stephens, Cuyahoga County Council Vice President, District 10
  • Scott Tuma, Cuyahoga County County Council District 4
  • Danny O’Connor, Franklin County County Recorder
  • Michael Stinziano, Franklin County Auditor
  • Brandon McClain, Montgomery County Recorder
  • George Maier, Stark County Sheriff
  • Sandra Kurt, Summit County Clerk of Courts
  • Sherri Bevan Walsh, Summit County Prosecutor
  • Kristen M. Scalise, Summit County Fiscal Officer
  • John Donofrio, Summit County Council At-Large
  • Clair Dickinson, Summit County Council At-Large
  • Rita Darrow, Summit County Council District 1
  • John Schmidt, Summit County Council District 2
  • Jeff Wilhite, Summit County Council District 4
  • Jerry Feeman, Summit County Council District 6
  • Adrian Biviano, Trumbull County Auditor
  • Karen Allen, Trumbull County Clerk of Court
  • Dennis Watkins, Trumbull County Prosecutor
  • Sharon Sweda, Former Lorain County Commissioner
  • Kathleen Clyde, Former Portage County Commissioner
  • Michael Soyars, Former Summit County Council
  • Al Brubaker, Summit County Engineer
  • Mike Kovack, Medina County Auditor
  • Chris Abbuhl, Tuscarawas County Commissioner

Municipal Mayors

  • Justin Bibb, Cleveland Mayor
  • Dan Horrigan, Akron Mayor
  • Steve Patterson, Athens Mayor
  • Bill Judge, Barberton Mayor
  • Mike Aspacher, Bowling Green Mayor
  • Thomas Bernabei, Canton Mayor
  • Frank Jackson, Cleveland Mayor
  • Don Walters, Cuyahoga Falls Mayor
  • Ben Kyle, Hubbard Mayor
  • Meghan George, Lakewood Mayor
  • David Berger, Lima Mayor
  • Karen Fritschel, Former Stow Mayor
  • Dean DePiero, Former Mayor of Parma
  • Kathy Catazaro Perry, Massillon Mayor
  • Steve Mientkiewicz, Niles Mayor
  • Tim DeGeeter, Parma Mayor
  • Tom Mackin, Perrysburg Mayor
  • Frank Seman, Ravenna Mayor
  • Joe Begeny, Reynoldsburg Mayor
  • Georgine Welo, South Euclid Mayor
  • John Pribonic, Stow Mayor
  • Catherine Cercone Miller, Struthers Mayor
  • Dave Kline, Tallmadge Mayor 
  • Al Bollas, Former New Franklin Mayor
  • Wade Kapszukiewicz, Toledo Mayor
  • Doug Franklin, Warren Mayor
  • Brad Sellers, Warrensville Heights Mayor
  • Jamael “Tito” Brown, Youngstown Mayor
  • Don Plusquellic, Former Akron Mayor
  • Mark Mallory, Former Cincinnati Mayor
  • Rhine McLin, Former Dayton Mayor
  • Bob Genet, Former Barberton Mayor
  • Kirsten Holzheimer Gail, Euclid Mayor
  • Steven Mientkiewicz, Niles Mayor
  • Carol Roe, Former Cleveland Heights Mayor

Municipal Leadership

  • Margo Sommerville, Akron Council President
  • Ginger Baylor, Akron Council At-Large
  • Jeff Fusco, Akron Council At-Large
  • Phil Lombardo, Akron Council Ward 2
  • Brad McKitrick, Akron Council Ward 6
  • Donnie Kammer, Akron Council Ward 7
  • Valerie McKitrick, Akron School Board Member
  • Kathy Hecht, Athens City Auditor
  • Joyce Coburn, Barberton Council Ward 5
  • Nina Angeloff, Barberton Council Ward 2
  • Carol Frey, Barberton Council Ward 6
  • Phil Giavasis, Canton Clerk of Courts
  • Kim Perez, Canton City Treasurer
  • James Babcock, Canton Council At-Large
  • Christine Schulman, Canton Council At-Large
  • Bill Smuckler, Canton Council At-Large
  • William Sherer, II, Canton Council President
  • Greg Hawk, Canton Council Ward 1
  • Brenda Kimbrough, Canton Council Ward 2
  • Jason Scaglione, Canton Council Ward 3
  • Kevin D. Hall, Canton Council Ward 6
  • John Mariol, II, Canton Council Ward 7
  • Peter Ferguson, Canton Council Ward 8
  • John Roskovics, Ashtabula City Council President
  • Meg Ryan Shockey, Brooklyn City Council At-Large
  • Brian Poindexter, Brook Park City Council At-Large
  • Dennis Lieberman, Clayton City Council & Former Montgomery County Democratic Party Chair
  • Blaine Griffin, Cleveland Council Ward 6
  • Zach Klein, Columbus City Attorney
  • Russ Balthis, Cuyahoga Falls Council At-Large
  • Tim Gorbach, Cuyahoga Falls Council At-Large
  • Mike Brillhart, Cuyahoga Falls Council President
  • Rachel Loza, Cuyahoga Falls Council Ward 1
  • Susan Spinner, Cuyahoga Falls Council Ward 2
  • Meika Penta, Cuyahoga Falls Council Ward 3
  • Mary Nichols-Rhodes, Cuyahoga Falls Council Ward 4
  • Jerry James, Cuyahoga Falls Council Ward 7
  • Frank Stams, Cuyahoga Falls Council Ward 8
  • Chris Shaw, Dayton City Commissioner
  • Mark Owens, Dayton Clerk of Court
  • Katie Stoynoff, Green School Board Member
  • Karen Shawver, Lorain City Auditor
  • Cory Shawver, Lorain Council Ward 7
  • Johnnie Maier, Massillon Clerk of Courts
  • Taylor Sappington, Nelsonville City Auditor
  • Andrea Norris, New Franklin Council At-Large
  • Jeremy Blake, Newark Council
  • Brian Day, Parma City Auditor
  • Greg Landsman, Cincinnati City Council
  • Davida Russell, Cleveland Heights City Council President
  • Jimmy Julian, ​​Niles Council At-Large
  • Marty Vittardi, Parma Clerk of Court
  • Mickey Vittardi, Parma City Democratic Leader
  • Tim Dobeck, Parma City Law Director
  • Tom Mastroianni, Parma City Treasurer
  • Sean Brennan, Parma Council President
  • Debbie Lime, Parma Council Ward 2
  • Mark Casselberry, Parma Council Ward 3
  • Kristin Saban, Parma Council Ward 4
  • Al Divis, Parma Council Ward 5
  • Larry Napoli, Parma Council Ward 6
  • Kamile Shuman, Parma Council Ward 7
  • Linda Kohar, Parma Council Ward 8
  • Roy Jech, Parma Council Ward 9
  • Kim Thomas, Richmond Heights Council
  • Amber Zibritosky, Stow Clerk of Courts
  • Christina Shaw, Stow Council At-Large
  • Chris Grimm, Tallmadge Council At-Large
  • Carol Siciliano-Kilway, Tallmadge City Council President
  • Cheryl Saffold, Warren City Council
  • Marco Sommerville, Former Akron Council President
  • Joe Cole, Former Canton Council At-Large
  • Andy Padrutt, Former Green City Council
  • Jim Colopy, Former Green Ward 1 Council
  • Charles Slifle, Cleveland City Council Ward 17

Ohio Activists and Party Leaders

  • Jeff Rex, Allen County
  • Paula Watson, Ashland County
  • John Haseley, Athens County
  • Brent Henschen, Auglaize County
  • Brian Hester, Butler County
  • Heather Tiefenthaler, Champaign County
  • Charley Kidder, Columbiana County
  • Amy Grubbe, Erie County
  • Robert Jenkins, Gallia County
  • Gwen McFarlin, Hamilton County
  • Dinah Phillips, Highland County
  • Lisa Parker, Jackson County
  • Tom Tagliamonte, Lake County
  • Michael Ashford, Lucas County
  • Jerry Grooves, Adams County
  • Austin Smith, Clark County
  • Breanne Smith, Coshocton County
  • Frank Michalkiewicz, Fulton County
  • Bill Henderson, Hocking County
  • Meg Galipault, Knox County
  • Russ Wheeler, Miami County
  • Chris Redfern, Ottawa County
  • Dean DePerro, Portage County
  • Christopher Liebold, Sandusky County
  • Samuel Ferruccio, Jr., Stark County
  • Dan Polivka, Trumbull County
  • Bethe Goldenfield, Warren County
  • Eli Kalil, Ashtabula County
  • Diane Conroy, Belmont County
  • Thomas Postlethwaite, Carroll County
  • Ann Reno, Clinton County
  • Charles Bakle, Defiance County
  • Judith Craig, Fayette County
  • Janet Carson, Geauga County
  • Stephen Burcham, Lawrence County
  • Marsha Phelps, Licking County
  • Scott Piatt, Monroe County
  • Claire Farnsworth, Morgan County
  • Susan Grundy, Morrow County
  • Mike Nern, Muskingum County
  • Richard Milleson, Harrison County
  • Rob Martin, Jefferson County
  • Anthony Giardini, Lorain County
  • Joyce Kale Pesta, Mahoning County
  • Mark Owens, Montgomery County
  • Mike Boley, Perry County
  • Larry Weirich, Richland County
  • Gina Grandillo, Seneca County
  • Thomas Bevan, Summit County
  • Gail Garbrandt, Tuscarawas County
  • Mike Zickar, Wood County
  • Craig S. Swartz, Wyandot County
  • Mike Porter, Paulding County
  • Marsha Few, Pickaway County
  • Stan Spencer, Preble County
  • Tony Wobler, Putnam County
  • Tom Spetnagel, Ross County
  • Thomas Kerrigan, Shelby County