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3 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Do The FDA's Proposed E-Cigarette Restrictions Go Far Enough?

Today the Food and Drug Administration finally announced proposed regulations for e-cigarettes, responding to pressure from public health advocates.

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Related Topix: Law, Healthcare Law, Food and Drug Administration, Family, Kids, Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic), Medicine, Smoking, Health, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics

7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

The amazing number of Arkansas ads

Pity the poor residents of the Little Rock media market. For months, they and their fellow Arkansans been bombarded by advertisements aimed at influencing their vote in this year's hotly contested Senate race.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mark Pryor, US Senate, Democrat, Arkansas, Arkansas Government, Sherrod Brown

12 hrs ago | West Side and South Side Leader

West Side Education News & Notes

On April 12 at the Girl Scouts of North East Ohio offices, Kristin Osborne, of Norton, a senior at Copley High School, was presented with the President's Volunteer Service Award and an engraved bronze medallion to recognize her selection as a Distinguished Finalist for Ohio in the 2014 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.

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Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, IGN Entertainment, Ohio, Norton, OH

15 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

College loans

A new fact of life is most college students will graduate with a huge loan debt.

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Related Topix: Ohio, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Opinion

19 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

Ohio Soybean Assn Recognizes Legislators Of The Year

OHIO SOYBEAN ASSN RECOGNIZES LEGISLATORS OF THE YEAR Apr. 24, 2014 Source: Ohio Soybean Assn news release The Ohio Soybean Association recently recognized Sen. Sherrod Brown and Rep. Bob Gibbs as OSA Legislators of the Year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Bob Gibbs, Sherrod Brown, Republican, US House of Representatives, Agriculture, Science, Auglaize County, OH, Debbie Stabenow

Wed Apr 23, 2014

WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Who gets the credit for 1,400 jobs coming to SW Ohio?

The debate has started on what attracted GE to build its U.S. global operations center in southwest Ohio.

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

Cleveland.com

Cleveland's homeless are being denied help because of rigid rule

A federal rule designed to better coordinate housing and social services for the homeless has resulted in some Cleveland-area families getting shut out of those very services -- because they apparently didn't follow proper procedures.

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Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, Non-Profit, Cuyahoga County, OH, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Rob Portman, Republican

WTVN-AM Columbus

Senator wants the government to buy American

The U.S. government spends more than $1.5 billion each year on clothing made overseas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Columbus, OH

WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Sen. Portman is 3rd lawmaker in two days to visit Tri-State

Sen. Rob Portman will be in the Tri-State on Wednesday, a day after Sen. Sherrod Brown and Rep. John Boehner were in the region.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, Democrat

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Toledo Blade

Brown warns of student load debt

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, left, talks to Perrysburg High students about student loan costs on Monday.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Sherrod Brown, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Owens Illinois, Perrysburg, OH, Richard Durbin

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Herald Star Online

SFD receives federal grant

The city fire department has received $1,185,794 from the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response program that will allow the department to retain three firefighters and hire six additional firefighters for the next two years.

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Related Topix: Fire, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steubenville, OH, West End (Washington, DC)

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Daily Herald

$18M released to expand access to credit for small businesses, manufacturers

Thursday, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown , chair of the Senate Banking Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection, announced the availability of more than $18 million in new federal funding to help Ohio small business and manufacturers grow operations and create jobs by increasing access to available credit.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Banking, Financial Institutions, Financial Services

Cleveland.com

Ohio offers more money for small business loans, using once-controversial funds

Ohio just got more than $18 million to loan to small businesses, which officials say should seed $180 million in private loans from banks.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, George Voinovich, Ted Strickland, Sherrod Brown, Ohio

Politico

Fed pressed on commodities rule - Yellen fears low inflation - Bush run depends on family

The National Association of Corporate Treasurers, which represents commodity end users, wrote a letter to the Fed strongly opposing a controversial proposed rule-making that could limit the ability of big banks to own physical commodities businesses.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Financial Markets

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Mortgage News Daily

Fed's Fisher Reiterates Support for Winding Down of Bond-Buying Stimulus

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Related Topix: MarketWatch, Startups, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US House of Representatives, Sherrod Brown, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

The Washington Post

Senators Urge Fed to Ban Bank Ownership of Commodity Assets

U.S. banks including Goldman Sachs Group Inc. should be banned from owning commodities businesses because they could threaten the institutions and global supply chains, Senators Sherrod Brown and Elizabeth Warren told the Federal Reserve.

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Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Carl Levin, Science / Technology

American Banker

Brown, Warren Ask Regulators to Ban Banks from Owning Physical Assets

Sens. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., urged regulators on Wednesday to tighten restrictions on banks involved in physical commodities markets.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Cleveland.com

E-cigarette report details evidence of marketing that targets kids and teens, authors say

Reynolds American Inc., the maker of Vuse electronic cigarettes, is one of eight companies whose answers form the basis of a report issued this week by several members of Congress.

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

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Norwalk Reflector

Legislation to help Delphi, steelworker retirees

The Senate Finance Committee has passed an amendment sponsored by Sens. Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman that would extend the Health Coverage Tax Credit for retirees who lost their health care coverage - in addition to their pensions and other benefits - when the companies for which they worked either entered into bankruptcy or moved operations ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law, Senator Rob Portman, Republican, Ohio, Pension, Personal Finance

Cleveland.com

Ohio EPA says Cuyahoga River sediment must go in disposal facility this year, not Lake Erie

The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency is still concerned enough about pollution in the Cuyahoga River that it decided against allowing dredged sediments from the river and Cleveland Harbor to be dumped in Lake Erie.

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Related Topix: Marcy Kaptur, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, Ohio, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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