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August 2015

Brown Statement on Social Security’s 80th Anniversary
Brown Introduces Legislation to Save Lives and Reduce Health Care Costs
Brown Unveils New Effort to Address Prescription Drug Abuse by Preventing “Doctor Shopping” to Obtain Multiple Prescriptions
Brown Unveils New Effort to Address Prescription Drug Abuse that would Help Save Lives and Reduce Health Care Costs

July 2015

Ahead of Medicare and Medicaid's 50th Anniversary, Brown Celebrates Programs' Success
On Day Before 50th Anniversary of Medicare, Brown Announces Support for New Proposal That Could Help Improve Medicare by Driving Down Prescription Drug Prices
As Finance Committee Considers Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation Nominee, Brown Presses Agency to Give Delphi Salaried Retirees Answers Regarding Their Earned Benefits
Following Release of Tax Working Group Report on Retirement Savings, Brown Presses for Immediate Action to Address Retirement Security Crisis

June 2015

With More than 209,000 Ohioans Receiving Reduced Benefits, Brown will Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Repeal Social Security Provisions that Unfairly Penalize Public Sector Workers
With Two Million Public Sector Employees Receiving Reduced Benefits, Brown and Collins Will Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Ensure All Americans Receive Their Full Earned Benefits

May 2015

Brown, Warren Introduce Bill to Encourage Work, Strengthen Supplemental Security Income for Vulnerable Americans
Brown Introduces Bill to Improve Access to Affordable Prescription Drugs for Seniors in Rural, Underserved Areas

April 2015

Brown Introduces Legislation to Protect Access to Affordable Drugs for Seniors

March 2015

Brown, Collins, Nelson, Capito Introduce Bill to End Arbitrary Medicare Policy that Leaves Seniors with Unfair Costs After Receiving Necessary Care
Brown Joins Social Security Advocates to Release Letter Signed by 70 National Organizations in Opposition to Dangerous Cuts That Could Harm Seniors, Americans with Disabilities
Grassley, Brown Introduce Bill to Require Medicare Part D Plans to Carry Medicines in Six Categories
Brown Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Ensure Continued Access to Protected Classes of Drugs for Medicare Beneficiaries

February 2015

As House Ways and Means Committee Holds Hearing Targeting Social Security Disability Insurance, Brown Renews Push To Protect Social Security From Harmful Cuts
As Senate Budget Committee Holds Hearing Targeting Social Security Disability Insurance, Brown Renews Push to Protect Social Security From Harmful Cuts

December 2014

Brown Calls On CMS to Protect Seniors by Preventing Them from Losing Their Doctors