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3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Sherrod Brown is the odd man out with Democrats

If Ohio's senior senator were named Sharon Brown instead of Sherrod Brown , progressives would have a plausible political pin-up and a serious alternative to the tawdry boredom of Hillary Clinton's joyless plod toward her party's presidential nomination.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Hillary Clinton, Senator Elizabeth Warren, 2012 Presidential Election, Opinion

5 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

No, Dodd-Frank hasn't solved the too-big-to-fail problem

The Government Accountability Office has issued a long-awaited study on the hidden subsidies that large U.S. financial institutions enjoy.

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

10 hrs ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

Without Congress, Pres. Obama may act alone

The U.S. House of Representatives was supposed to begin its August recess Friday, however, many lawmakers are still working to pass a border security bill that provides funding to deal with the recent surge of undocumented immigrants in the country.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Candice Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Glenn Thompson, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, Democrat

12 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

Act would regulate childproof packaging on liquid nicotine

A product once used as pesticide is being flavored like bubblegum and poisoning children.

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Related Topix: Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic), Medicine, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives

13 hrs ago | Financial Planning

GAO Report Finds Large Bank Subsidy Diminished

Why Clients Need Help With Family Governance Many clients don't know this area of expertise exists, but they know they need help with it, says Paul Pagnato, whose Pagnato-Karp Group works with UHNW families.

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

17 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Senate Bombshell Testimony: Citi, BofA Stock Worthless In 2009 Without Implied Gov't Guarantees

Senator Sherrod Brown, Chairman of the Senate Banking Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection, will take testimony at 2 p.m. today on market subsidies enjoyed by implied future government bailouts of the too-big-to-fail status of Wall Street's bloated and serially malfeasant banks.

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Related Topix: Blog News, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Banking, Financial Institutions, Financial Services, Boston College, Liberal Political News

21 hrs ago | F&M Magazine

Airbus To Co-Host Procurement Conference To Boost Ohio Aerospace Industry

In efforts to promote and facilitate increased business between Ohio's aerospace manufacturers, the company is co-hosting a procurement conference to help empower business owners with the opportunity to connect with Airbus representatives and learn about contracting with the company.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Michael Turner, Sherrod Brown, Republican, US House of Representatives, Dayton, OH, Kettering, OH

Thu Jul 31, 2014

American Banker

All Sides Claim Victory in Wake of GAO Report on TBTF

"A lot of folks led by the megabanks were denying any funding advantage, any 'too big to fail' subsidies.

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

Journalgazette.net

Senators press for carp-control measures

Fifteen U.S. senators representing the eight Great Lakes states are calling on the White House to take "urgent action" to halt the spread of Asian carp and other invasive species in U.S. waterways, particularly around Chicago.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Joe Donnelly, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Kirk, US Senate, Republican, Sherrod Brown, Senator Rob Portman, Michigan

Safehaven

Sens. Brown and Vitter on GAO: 'Too Big To Fail Is Not Dead and Gone At All'

Senators Sherrod Brown and David Vitter spoke with Bloomberg Television's Peter Cook about a Government Accountability Office report on bank subsidies, financial regulation, and proposed legislation impose a 15 percent capital requirement on the largest banks.

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

Bloomberg

Large Banks Enjoy - Too-Big-To-Fail Subsidy' in Crises, GAO Finds

Bloomberg's Tom Orlik compares the state of the China's banking system to the state of the U.S. banking system.

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

Washington Times

Ohio gives Obama a thumbs down; Hillary Clinton tops GOP all-stars: poll

Ohio voters this month gave President Obama a failing grade, but that's not hampering Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton 's edge over all Republican comers in theoretical matchups for the 2016 presidential race.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ohio, Hillary Clinton

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

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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

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