Gift Responsibly this Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us. While we're searching for the perfect gift – and when it comes down to the time-tested tradition of last-minute holiday shopping, a lot of people turn to lottery tickets as a gift add-on; to include in a stocking or place in a greeting card. This common tradition may not always be a good idea.

AG Yost statement regarding Texas vs. United States

COLUMBUS, Dec. 18 - The following statement may be attributed to Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost regarding the decision of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in Texas vs. United States, challenging the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act:

Brown Helps Secure Miners Pension, Healthcare Fix

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 16 – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced his bipartisan bill, the Bipartisan American Miners Act -- which would help secure pensions and healthcare for Ohio miners and their families -- has been included in the government funding package that Congress is set to vote on this week.

Wyden, Brown Announce Support for Renegotiated NAFTA Update

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Senators Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, announced their support for the renegotiated North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) that reflects groundbreaking changes achieved by Democrats after months of negotiations with the administration.

Cleveland Play House Announces 2020 Benefit: The Bourbon Street Ball

CLEVELAND, December 10, 2019 – It's time to “let the good times roll” as Cleveland Play House hosts its annual benefit The Bourbon Street Ball -- Laissez les bon temps rouler! The event will take place June 6, 2020 at 6 p.m. in the Allen Theatre at Playhouse Square.

Senator Wrote to Appropriators Asking for Increased Funding in Defense Bill

WASHINGTON, DC, Dec. 17 – The U.S. Senate today passed the final National Defense Authorization Act which includes more than $46 million that U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) helped secure for the Department of Defense’s (DoD) Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority Institutions Program.

Give the Gift of Emergency Preparedness this Holiday Season

COLUMBUS, Dec. 12 – With the winter holidays just weeks away, Ohio residents may want to consider giving gifts that will help family members and friends sustain themselves during the event of a disaster or home emergency. Items to build an emergency preparedness kit can make unique and useful holiday gifts.

Watch: Brown Marks Two-Year Anniversary Of GOP Tax Scam On Senate Floor

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 11 — On the Senate floor today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown marked the two-year anniversary of the enactment of the GOP Tax Scam, which has been a handout to corporations at the expense of workers. Despite Republican claims that the bill was a tax cut for working people, it has proven to be nothing more than a giveaway to corporations and the wealthy.