20 min ago
Social Security expansion now very real. Thanks, Third Way
Rep. Allyson Schwartz , honorary co-chair of Third Way and gubenatorial candidate, is now a cosponsor of a bill to expand Social Security.
3 hrs ago
Peak Of Ohio
Senator Brown to co-sponsor bill extending unemployment insurance
With emergency unemployment compensation set to expire on December 28th, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown announced today that he will co-sponsor a bill that would extend these benefits for more than 128,000 Ohioans and millions of Americans through 2015.
7 hrs ago
The Plain Dealer
Kearney issues continue to cloud FitzGerald campaign, FreedomWorks...
Another day, another batch of rough headlines for Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald, above, and his running mate in the 2014 race for governor, Eric Kearney.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Cincinnati Enquirer
Sen. Brown talks allergies
President Barack Obama signed the School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act Nov. 13. Brown was a co-sponsor.
Heavy Duty Trucking
Sen. Brown Urges FMCSA to Act on Food Safety
A recent news report about broken truck reefer units in Ohio prompted Sen. Sherrod Brown to press the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to act on food safety.
Are We Done With 'Too Big to Fail'?
Ending "too big to fail"-the idea that some financial institutions are so large that the government would bail them out rather than risk the damage to the financial system that would result from their demise-was a key goal of the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial reform law.
The Columbus Dispatch
Ohioans in Congress push Obama for Piketon uranium project
In a move to keep alive the idea of a uranium-enrichment plant in southern Ohio, the state's congressional delegation is urging the Obama administration "to move forward" on long-term plans to "preserve our domestic enrichment supply."
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Seat belts on commercial buses delayed 45 years
After a drunken driver on a California highway slammed into a bus carrying passengers to Las Vegas, killing 19, investigators said a lack of seat belts contributed to the high death toll.
Alcoa Inc. Forging More Political Strength
A multinational corporation who wants to sell more load-lightening high-strength solutions to the U.S. Department of Defense, has registered a second federal PAC to give contributions to federal candidates and committees.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Availability of EpiPens in schools sought
The EpiPen is an auto-injectable epinephrine device used to treat anaphylaxis caused by allergies.
Huh, so it IS a coordinated Wall Street Democrat campaign
Hmmm, so far today we've seen that Third Way op-ed in the Wall Street Journal and Sen. Chuck Schumer's comparing us to the teabaggers.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Sherrod Brown Visits Ashland Pentair: T-G Sneak Peek
U.S. SEN. SHERROD BROWN visited Pentair in Ashland on Monday, touring the facility, congratulating its employees on their innovative practices and asking workers which ideas they thought could work in other businesses.
Customer Interaction Solutions
Children's Hospitals Celebrate Enactment of National Pediatric Research Network Act
Capping a more than six year advocacy effort, President Obama has signed into law legislation authorizing the National Institutes of Health to establish the National Pediatric Research Network to strengthen and enhance the nation's commitment to pediatric biomedical research.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Democratic Lawmakers Back Black Friday Union Protests Against Walmart
Far left union goons protested Walmart on Black Friday again this year. A majority of the attendees were far left community organizers and hired protesters.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Ohio senators fighting for American steel
U.S. Senators Rob Portman and Sherrod Brown are urging the U.S. Department of Commerce to protect Ohio-based companies like U.S. Steel from illegal Chinese trade practices by maintaining antidumping duties and countervailing duties on Chinese steel pipe imports.
Dem lawmakers back Wal-Mart workers
Seven Democratic lawmakers on Friday issued a statement of support for those picketing Wal-Mart to urge the company to provide higher wages.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
American Institute of Physics
Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee Examines Manufacturing Hubs
The Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee held a November 13 hearing to discuss the role that manufacturing hubs play in strengthening the innovation economy.
The Huffington Post
Is It Finally Time for Currency Trade Legislation?
The September trade deficit with China, at $30.5 billion , was the highest on record.
U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown Talks Aboout Bus Safety
It's been six years since a deadly bus crash in Georgia that killed five members of the Bluffton University baseball team.
President Obama's approval and trustworthy ratings have plunged in Ohio
Ohio voters, many of whom elected President Barack Obama to two consecutive terms, now find him untrustworthy and strongly disapprove of how he's handling his job, a new political survey by a highly watched polling outfit shows.