Brown Announces More Than $570,000 For Ohio Ecological Food And Farm Association

WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 24 – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced that the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) has awarded a $570,327 grant to the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association through the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) for hands-on training, farm viability, and land access support for new Ohio farmers.

Brown Colleagues To Juul / Altria: Protect Children Over Profits

WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 18 – U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) joined his colleagues in raising serious concerns about the youth vaping epidemic with JUUL — the most popular e-cigarette product among children — and Altria, the manufacturer of Marlboro cigarettes.

Saturday Stats

1,500: That’s the number of jobs Ohio lost in September, according to Hannah Halbert’s JobWatch. The state lost jobs in five of the last nine months.