Brown Demands Answers On VA Processing Delays That Are Disrupting Veterans’ GI Bill Benefits

WASHINGTON, DC, Nov. 16, 2018 - U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) this week joined U.S. Senators Patty Murray (D-WA), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Michael F. Bennet (D-CO), and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) in urging the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Robert Wilkie to immediately address the severe backlog of living stipend and tuition payments for veterans receiving Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits.

Job growth continues, more needed to rebuild Ohio’s middle class

Seasonally adjusted data released today by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services show Ohio’s job growth picked up slightly in October, with the addition of 10,900 jobs, over a weak September. The state’s unemployment rate, which is generated from a separate survey, held steady at 4.6 percent.

Adult protective services need boost from state

Nov. 1 - Ohio’s rural areas, towns and cities are strengthened when aging Ohioans can stay connected to their communities. Ohio’s laws have changed to increase the number of people required to report elder abuse, and have added the growing problem of financial exploitation to the definition of elder abuse in Ohio.

November Most Dangerous Month for Deer Activity

COLUMBUS — Ohio Department of Insurance Director Jillian Froment and Ohio State Highway Patrol Superintendent Colonel Paul Pride are urging Ohioans to drive with caution in November, the leading month for deer-vehicle crashes in the state.