Ohio OCSEA/AFSME has endorsed Ronny Richards, of Scioto County, in his candidacy as the Democratic candidate for the Ohio U.S. House of Representatives Second District.

This follows three previous endorsements by the Laborers' Local 83 in Portsmouth, Ohio, Progressive Democrats of America Equal Rights Amendment National Issue Team, and the Central Committee of the Scioto County Democratic Party, of which Richards is a serving member.

Richards is competing against three others in the primary: William Smith, of Pike County, John Schiel, of Hamilton County, and Marek Tyszkiewtz, of Hamilton County.