33 min ago
MT-Sen: John Bohlinger (D) Calls For Expanding Social Security
So as I mentioned in my previous diaries that I was out sick so I am playing catch up with my diaries.
13 hrs ago
The Daily Record
Brown visits quasar for an update
When Sen. Sherrod Brown stopped in Wooster to tout the pending Farm Bill, he took some time to visit quasar energy group to get an update about the company.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Note from China: US Must Act to Protect Journalists
When Vice-President Biden was here in China earlier this week, China's harassment and expulsions of US journalists was among the issues he took up with Chinese president Xi Jinping.
Brown on holding Senate: minimum wage, fairer taxes, Obamacare, Social Security
Brian Rothenberg, Director of the progressive advocacy organization ProgressOhio, joined Sen. Brown and NCPSSM's Max Richtman in Columbus Friday to talk about defending and strengthening Social Security.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
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.
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.
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."
The Daily Record
Brown stops at Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center to promote new Farm Bill
Senator Sherrod Brown is touring the state to build up support for passage of the latest Farm Bill, and his travels brought him to the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center Wednesday.
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.
The BIG One
Senator Brown works to help homeless veterans
With the winter months closing in, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown has outlined a plan to further support the Department of Veteran's Affairs' goal of eliminating veteran homelessness by 2015.
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.
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
The Daily Herald
Success for Ohio manufacturer accessing global markets
Part of my job is to fight for American workers who are encountering unfair and illegal trade barriers in other countries.
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.