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.

New Education Campaign, Vaping: Know the Facts, Now Available Nationwide

Washington, DC, Dec. 10, 2019 — Today, national nonprofit Addiction Policy Forum launched “Vaping: Know the Facts,” a campaign and toolkit with resources for teachers, school administrators, teens and parents that explains what science says about adolescent e-cigarette use; spoiler alert: vaping is not safe.

Brown Applauds Senate Passage Of Future Act

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 6 – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) applauded Senate passage of the Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education (FUTURE) Act, bipartisan legislation to extend Title III mandatory funding for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Minority Servicing Intuitions (MSIs), and Tribal Colleges and Universities.

Brown, Senate Democrats Urge CMS To Publicize Medicare Special Enrollment Period

Washington, D.C., Dec. 6 – U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) joined Senate colleagues in sending a letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to urge them to publicize the existence of a Special Enrollment Period for beneficiaries who enrolled in health care plans after using inaccurate information from Medicare’s newly redesigned Plan Finder tool.