Brown Calls On FTC, DOJ To Investigate Tour Company That Defrauded Ohio Students

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 10, 2018 – Today, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) wrote to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio Justin Herdman requesting investigations into Discovery Tours, a now allegedly bankrupt business that provided long-distance, out-of-state field trips for Ohio students.

ECOT Inflated Time Claimed for Students, more

COLUMBUS, May 10, 2018 – The Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow (ECOT) inflated the amount of time it claimed its students were engaged in learning by failing to deduct the time students were inactive online, according to an audit released today by Ohio Auditor Dave Yost.

PGNO Responds to PAPSA Repeal

May 14, 2018 - In the US Supreme Court's opinion on Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association, it has declared the federal ban on sports betting to be unconstitutional.

Brown, Collins Lead Bipartisan Resolution To Honor Nation’s Teachers

WASHINGTON, DC, May 15, 2018 – U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Susan Collins (R-ME) last week honored our nation's teachers and commemorated National Teacher Appreciation Week by introducing a bipartisan resolution to recognize the important work of teachers across the nation and thank them for their work to prepare students for success. The resolution passed the Senate by unanimous consent.