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February 2015

During Great Lakes Week, Sen. Brown Meets with Columbus Environmental Leaders
During Great Lakes Week, Sen. Brown Meets with Peninsula Environmental Leaders
During Great Lakes Week, Sen. Brown Meets with Port Clinton Environmental Leaders
During Great Lakes Week, Sen. Brown Meets with Toledo Environmental Leaders
Brown Announces Legislation That Would Help Keep Asian Carp Out of Great Lakes
Brown, Portman Introduce Bill to Help Ensure Safe Drinking Water

January 2015

Brown Joins USDA Officials in Toledo to Highlight Investment in Lake Erie
Brown Announces $1 Million in New Federal Funds to Improve Water Quality in Delaware County
Brown Announced $600,000 in New Federal Funds to Improve Water Quality in Clermont County

December 2014

Brown, Portman Announce Senate Passage of Resolution Marking the 100th Anniversary of the Extinction of the Passenger Pigeon
Brown Announces Legislation that Would Help Keep Asian Carp Out of Great Lakes
Brown-Portman Bill to Help Ensure Safe Drinking Water Passes Senate
Brown, Portman Introduce Bill to Provide Flexibility for Local Communities Upgrading Wastewater Systems

October 2014

Brown Joins EPA Officials to Announce More Than $8.6 Million in Federal Resources to Address and Prevent Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie
Brown Announces More Than $1.5 Million in New Federal Resources for Continued Restoration of the Black River in Lorain

September 2014

Brown: Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Plan Shows Continued Commitment to Lake Erie
Brown, Portman, and Ohio Lawmakers Urge NOAA to Complete Great Lakes Algal Bloom Report
Brown, Portman Introduce Bill to Create Central Database to Identify Causes of Harmful Algal Blooms
Following Visit to Lake Erie Last Week, Brown Introduces Bill to Protect Drinking Water, Help Communities Improve Water Quality by Upgrading Outdated Sewer Systems
Brown, Portman, and Kaptur Introduce Bill to Help Ensure Safe Drinking Water