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3 hrs ago | The Review

AFD awarded nearly $100,000 for free smoke detector program

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, announced Wednesday afternoon that the Alliance Fire Department has been awarded $99,750 in Federal Emergency Management... Already a subscriber to print? You have online access, too... at no additional expense! Call 821-1200 to set up an account.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Alliance, OH

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Plunderbund

Obamacare Working: 2014 Prescription Drug Savings So Far? 78,000 Buckeyes Saved $65M

Recent performance metrics for the Affordable Care Act have been looking good, and the announcement Tuesday by Ohio Senior U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown that $65 million stayed in the collective pockets of 78,000 Ohio seniors and persons with disabilities, instead of in the deposit accounts of pharmaceutical giants, is more commonsense proof that ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ohio, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Rob Portman, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Healthcare Law, Law, Health Insurance, Health

WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Sen. Sherrod Brown announces plan to increase drug treatment for Ohioans

A record number of people have died in the Mahoning Valley and state-wide because of the heroin and opiate epidemic plaguing the nation.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Ohio, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic)

Plunderbund

Senator Brown, Cabinet Officials Visit Toledo To Showcase Federal Job-Driven Training In Ohio

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez spent part of Tuesday in Toledo, Ohio, to spotlight successful training programs that will help students compete for jobs in a challenging 21st century economy.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Toledo, OH

News Journal

Brown pushes to change drug legislationBrown pushes to change drug...

Brown pushes to change drug legislation Sen. Sherrod Brown is co-sponsoring legislation that would allow doctors to treat more drug addicts.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Ohio, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health

Business Journal

Sen. Brown: Law could lower hospital costs, help addicts kick heroin

Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio said today that legislation he is co-sponsoring could lower costs for hospitals and save lives by allowing doctors, nurse practitioners and physician assistants to treat more patients who are addicted to opiates such as heroin.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Drugs, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Ohio

Lexington Herald-Leader

Joe Nocera: Chamber of Commerce lost its way in right turn

Twice a year, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce convenes what it calls its Committee of 100 - which is composed of heads of regional chambers and Washington trade associations.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ohio

NAFCU

Congress eyes 'too big to fail,' CFPB discrimination claims

The first part of a GAO report a Senate Banking subcommittee reviewed in January.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, David Vitter, Republican

News Herald

Three Ohio VA hospitals to be investigatedThree Ohio VA hospitals to...

Three of Ohio's veterans hospitals have been referred to the inspector general for further review, including one where a whistleblower alleged scheduling had been manipulated.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ohio, Cincinnati, OH

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Ohio.com

Grant brings Springfield Fire Department's fleet back to full strength

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Fire

Plunderbund

Mike DeWine Attempts To Sway FOP Vote With Photos Of Fake Police Officers

In the run up to today's Ohio FOP endorsement vote, DeWine make an aggressive effort to win some last minute support from delegates by distributing a flier attacking his opponent David Pepper.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mike DeWine, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, John Kasich

The Columbus Dispatch

Robert McDonald confirmed for Veterans Affairs post

WASHINGTON The Senate unanimously confirmed former Procter & Gamble Chairman Robert McDonald today to become secretary of the troubled U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Related Topix: Procter and Gamble, Household Products, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Senator Rob Portman, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ohio

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Bloomberg

Beer Can Cost Rests on U.K. Aluminum Warehouse Verdict

It's been a year since the U.S. Senate held a hearing on logjams at metal storage facilities and rising fees.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Sherrod Brown, Ohio, Alcoa, Mining, Goldman Sachs, Investment Services, Financial Services

WHAS11

Legislation proposed to protect children from liquid nicotine

With a 300 percent increase in accidental poisonings due to liquid nicotine in 2013 alone, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown today announced a plan to protect children from accidental poisonings and death from liquid nicotine.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Family, Kids, Marketing

Forbes.com

A Bipartisan Approach To Stopping Corporate Expatriations

Democrats believe tax reform won't come fast enough to stop the new wave of inversions.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Chuck Grassley

Business Journal

Dayton airport gets $10.2M to upgrade runway

Terrence Slaybaugh, director of the city-owned Dayton International Airport, has been pushing hard to upgrade the airport facility and grounds.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives

The Columbus Dispatch

Pike County worries over nuclear plants' future

The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper.

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Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Pike County, OH, Piketon, OH, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Times Bulletin

Tentative deal reached on VA reform

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right, joined by Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., left, and Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, center, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, July 24, 2014, about the Veterans Administration.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Jon Tester, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Life, Veteran Affairs

NAFCU

Senate Banking panel eyes 'too big to fail'

July 28, 2104 - NAFCU will monitor a Senate Banking subcommittee hearing on a Government Accountability Office report on "too big to fail" banks Thursday and a House committee mark-up tomorrow of several bills.

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Related Topix: Banking, Financial Institutions, Financial Services, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, David Vitter, Republican, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

News Herald

Congress could close agency that boosts Ohioa

Congress could close agency that boosts Ohio exporters Crown Battery one of 253 in Ohio that have sought the Export-Import Bank's help Check out this story on portclintonnewsherald.com: http://ohne.ws/1rJy57e Two Crown Battery employees work on a large industrial sized battery.

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Related Topix: US News, Representative Jim Jordan, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, John Boehner, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Sherrod Brown, Democrat

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