Endorsements and Ratings
| Ohio Democratic Party |
| US Senator Sherrod Brown |
| The Plain Dealer/Cleveland.com |
| The Columbus Dispatch |
| The Akron Beacon Journal/Ohio.com |
| The Elyria Chronicle-Telegram |
| Black Women's Political Action Committee |
| Fraternal Order of Police of Ohio |
| Ohio AFL CIO |
| Service Employees International Union District 1199 |
| United Steelworkers |
| United Auto Workers |
| American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees |
| Ohio Education Association |
| Ohio Federation of Teachers |
| Ohio Assoc. of Public School Employees |
| Ohio Patrolmen's Benevolent Assoc |
| Nat. Assoc. of Social Workers - OH |
| United Food and Commercial Workers Local 75 |
| International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 38 |
| Laborers Local 500 |
| Heat & Frost Insulators Local 3 |
| Cleveland Stonewall Democrats |
| Stonewall Democrats of Central Ohio |
| Cuyahoga County Young Democrats |
| Franklin County Adelante Dems |
Highly Recommended - Ohio State Bar Assoc.
Excellent-Preferred - Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Assoc.
Excellent - Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Assoc.
Excellent-Preferred - Norman S Minor Bar Assoc.