Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen Endorse Stinziano for Auditor

Aug. 17, 2018

Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen Endorse Stinziano for Auditor

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen – Ohio State Legislative Board (BLET), which represents hundreds of skilled engineers and railroad employees across the state, has endorsed City Council President Pro Tem Michael Stinziano’s election to Franklin County Auditor.

“I am honored to have the support of our highly skilled locomotive engineers and trainmen who work hard to promote a safe, prosperous rail industry that benefits our communities,” Stinziano said. “As Auditor I look forward to working with BLET by building an office that will protect Franklin County taxpayer dollars with modern infrastructure and excellent services for our residents.”

It is just the latest endorsement Stinziano has received, adding to a growing list of community organizations and leaders who support his bid for Auditor.

Stinziano has worked tirelessly to find common-sense solutions that make Franklin County a great place to work and live. He has been recognized numerous times as Legislator of the Year, and in 2016 was named Citizen of the Year by Columbus Realtors.

He serves as Chair of Council’s Neighborhoods Committee, Technology Committee, and Public Utilities Committee and co-chairs Age-Friendly Columbus, the award-winning citywide initiative working to ensure that people of all ages and abilities can remain in their homes, live independently and maintain a high quality of life.

As County Auditor, he wants to build on his experiences by working in a bipartisan manner to protect and promote the interests of Franklin County residents.

The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen is just the latest of an expanding list of groups that have endorsed Stinziano for Auditor, including: Columbus Fire Fighters Union Local #67, Sheet Metal Workers Local #24 (SMART #24), the Ohio Civil Service Employees Association- AFSCME Local 11, AFSCME Local 8 & Retiree Chapter 1184, Franklin County Adelante Democrats, Stonewall Democrats of Central Ohio, and Franklin County Young Democrats.

Stinziano resides in the University Community with his wife, Caroline, their two children, Cooper and Riley, and their two rescue pugs, Wrigley and Fenway.

For more news about Council President Pro Tem Stinziano’s campaign for Franklin County Auditor, please visit Stinziano.com or “Like” his page on Facebook and follow his campaign on Twitter @Stinziano.

2018-08-17T22:29:01+00:00 August 17th, 2018|