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October 2015

With Union Membership Declining, Brown Introduces Bill to Restore Workers’ Right to Form a Union, Bargain with their Employer
As Senate Labor Committee Convenes Hearing on Recent Decision to Provide Franchise Workers and Subcontract Workers with Ability to Organize and Bargain, Brown Commits to Blocking Right-Wing Attack on Workers
Brown Announces more than $238,000 for Pipeline Safety Research at The University Of Akron

September 2015

Brown Applauds Lima School Designated as 2015 National Blue Ribbon School
Brown Announces $150,000 in Federal Funds to Support Economic Recovery Efforts in Buckeye Lake Region
Brown Announces $6 Million for Sectors-Based Workforce Training in Ohio
With Business Owner and Workers in Cleveland, Brown Announces New Bill to “Ban The Box,” Expand Job Opportunities for People with Records, and Decrease Recidivism Rates
Sen. Brown Visits St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima
Brown Joins Local Leaders in Hardin County to Mark Completion of Expansion Project that could Create as many as 150 Jobs at International Paper’s Kenton Plant
Brown Statement on Department of Energy’s Recommendation to End Government Investment at American Centrifuge Project
Brown Announces Bipartisan Legislation to Increase Job Opportunities for People With Records and Reduce Recidivism
Brown Announces Nearly $3 Million in Funding for Greater OH-Penn Manufacturing Apprenticeship Network Through Department of Labor’s American Apprenticeship Grant Program
Sen. Brown Applauds Action by Nationwide Insurance to Adopt $15 Minimum Wage
Following President’s Action to Ensure Sick Leave for Federal Contractors, Brown to Urge Passage of Legislation to Extend Paid Sick Leave to All Workers

August 2015

Sen. Brown Visits Honda Logistics North America, Inc. Company, Midwest Express, Inc. In Logan County On Monday
Brown Statement on NLRB Decision that will Allow Franchise and Subcontract Workers to Bargain with Corporations
In Wake of Warn Notices at the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon, Brown Calls on Administration, Senate Appropriators to Provide Full Funding For The Plant
Brown Announces New Federal Disaster Relief Resources For Businesses In Buckeye Lake Region
Brown Applauds New Barclaycard US Customer Contact Center Opening In Butler County
Sen. Brown Joins Business Leaders, Local Officials, and Workers to Mark Beginning of Suit Production at Keystone Manufacturing Plant in Brooklyn Today