Teachers for Better Schools -Columbus Education Association- Endorses Stinziano for Auditor
Aug. 21, 2018
Columbus Teachers endorse Stinziano for Auditor
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Teachers for Better Schools, which represents the Columbus Education Association (CEA), has endorsed City Council President Pro Tem Michael Stinziano’s election to Franklin County Auditor. CEA represents more than 4,000 public educators throughout Columbus.
“It is humbling to have the support of our teachers, whose tireless work educating our children helps shape our future. I deeply respect their commitment to our children and this community,” Stinziano said. “As Auditor I look forward to working with CEA and our educators to protect Franklin County taxpayer dollars that are so important to our education system with innovative ideas that will deliver superior service for our community.”
Stinziano has worked hard 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 bring the office into the 21stcentury with outstanding constituent services and fiscal prudence.
The Columbus Education Association is the latest of a rapidly expanding list of groups and community leaders that have endorsed Stinziano for Auditor, including: The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET), 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.
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