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May 2015

Following Brown’s Urging, Department of Transportation Finalizes Rule To Strengthen Tank Car Safety Standards for the Transportation of Crude and Other Hazardous Materials by Rail

April 2015

With High Volumes of Hazardous Materials Being Transported by Rail Through Ohio Each Day, Brown Introduces Bill to Protect Ohio Communities from Oil Train Accidents
Sen. Brown Opening Statement at Banking Committee's Hearing on Surface Transportation Reauthorization
Brown Announces Federal Funding for Monroe County Airport
Sens. Brown, Cantwell, Blumenthal, and Baldwin Urge DHS to Increase Staffing at West Coast Ports and Make Long-Term Investments in Port Infrastructure

March 2015

With High Volumes of Hazardous Materials Being Transported by Rail Through Ohio Each Day, Sen. Brown Urges OMB To Immediately Finalize New Oil Tank Car Standards
Brown Announces $209 Million Federal Loan for Portsmouth Bypass Project

February 2015

Brown Announces More Than $600,000 in Federal Rural Development Funding for Belmont County
Brown Welcomes Frontier Airlines’ Flight Expansion At CVG Airport
Brown Calls for Oasis Bike Trail Construction in Cincinnati
Brown Welcomes New Southwest Flight Service to Bay Area From Port Columbus International Airport
Brown Announces More Than $35 Million in Federal Transportation Funding For Jefferson County
Brown Statement on President's Budget Request

January 2015

Brown Announces Subcommittee Leadership For Senate Committee On Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

December 2014

Sen. Brown Announces $275,000 in New Federal Funds to Improve Wastewater Collection in Scioto County
Sen. Brown Announces $450,000 in New Federal Funds to Improve Wastewater Collection in Montgomery County

November 2014

Sen. Brown Announces More Than $1.6 Million in New Federal Resources for Traffic and Vehicle Safety

October 2014

Senator Brown Announces Nearly $875,000 in New Federal Funds to Improve Water Systems in Washington County
Senator Brown Announces $30,000 in New Federal Funds to Improve Wastewater Systems in Ashtabula County
Sen. Brown Announces Nearly $3.7 Million in New Federal Resources to Improve Electric Service in Defiance and Williams Counties