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July 2014

Brown, Vitter: GAO Report Confirms Wall Street Megabanks Receive Taxpayer-funded Advantage that Widens at Times of Crisis
Following Hearing on Korea Free Trade Agreement, Sen. Brown Urges Administration to Address Non-tariff Barriers and Currency in TPP
Sen. Brown Calls for Greater Transparency from Administration on Changing Definition of "Manufacturing" in Order to Ensure Complete Data for Measuring Trade Imbalances, Job Growth
As Cabinet Officials Visit Toledo, Brown Underscores Need for Job-driven Training like SECTORS Act
Sen. Brown's Manufacturing Jobs Bill One Step Closer to Becoming Law by Passing Through House Committee
In Letter to Energy Secretary, Sens. Brown, Portman Urge Department to Take Steps to Prevent Layoffs, Protect Ohio Jobs at Piketon Plant
Following Efforts by Brown and Fudge, Ben Venue Announces Sale of Bedford Lab to Company That Will Keep Local Manufacturing Jobs and Fight Shortages of Lifesaving Drugs
Sen. Brown Announces Trade Adjustment Assistance for Workers in Huron County
Following Efforts by Sen. Brown and Rep. Ryan, Warren Steel Holdings Receives New Energy Agreement That Will Enable Plant to Restart and Save Jobs
Brown Attends Groundbreaking Ceremony for New General Electric's U.S. Global Operations Center in Cincinnati

June 2014

Brown Applauds HUD Secretary's Announcement of Nearly $30 Million in Federal Funding to Revitalize Columbus Neighborhood
Sen. Brown Announces $300,000 in Federal Resources for Job Training Programs for Homeless Ohio Veterans
Sen. Brown Joins Colleagues in Introducing Bill That Would Award Tax Credits to Companies That Invest in American Workers, Not Ship Jobs Overseas
Senate Passes Workforce Investment Act Which Includes Provisions Modeled After Brown's Bipartisan Bill to Help Companies Address Skills Gap in Emerging Industries
Brown Urges United Airlines to Maintain Good-Paying Jobs at Port Columbus Airport
With Highway Trust Fund Set to Expire, Sen. Brown Announces Bill That Would Raise Funds For Transportation Projects and Protect Workers and Businesses by Addressing Tax Fraud and Worker Misclassification
Brown Urges ConAgra Foods to Preserve Nearly 160 Ohio Jobs at Two Marion County Popcorn Production Facilities
Sen. Brown Applauds Cooper Tire's Announcement of Global Technical Center in Findlay, Creation of 40 Jobs
Sen. Brown Meets With Commerce Secretary to Urge Administration to Level Playing Field for Ohio Workers and Businesses by Enforcing Trade Law
Sen. Brown Applauds Dedication of Kent State's New Incubator in Tuscarawas County