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August 2015

Brown Applauds Army Corps’ Responsiveness to Local Concerns on Blanchard River Project Proposal that would Have Flooded Farmland Outside Findlay
Brown Announces USDA Agricultural Disaster Designation Status for Eight Western Ohio Counties
With Nearly One In Seven Families Lacking Reliable Access To Food, Brown Calls On USDA To Provide Additional Assistance To Food Banks
Athens, Hocking Counties Receive New Federal Funding for Recycling Efforts

July 2015

With Growing Threat Of Harmful Algal Blooms, Brown Urges Agriculture Secretary To Take Immediate Action To Help Improve Water Quality In Lake Erie
Brown Announces Legislation on Country of Origin Labeling
Sen. Brown Announces $6 Million in Federal Funds to Improve Electric Service in 10 West-Central Ohio Counties
With Avian Flu Threatening Ohio’s Egg and Poultry Supply, Sen. Brown Calls on Congress to Support USDA Research Efforts at Senate Agriculture Committee Hearing

June 2015

Brown Statement on Country of Origin Labeling
Brown Announces $100,000 In New Federal Funding For Tuscarawas County To Improve Emergency Services
Brown Announces $250,000 In New Federal Funding For Sewer Replacement In Noble County
Brown Announces $250,000 In New Federal Funding For Water Treatment In Jackson County
Sen. Brown Announces $30,000 in Rural Development Funding for Harrison County

April 2015

Brown Statement on Hearing on Agriculture Trade with Cuba
Sen. Brown Meets with Columbus Leaders from Ohio Pork Council
Sen. Brown Meets with Darke County Leader from Ohio Pork Council
Sen. Brown Meets with Henry County Leader from Ohio Pork Council
Sen. Brown Meets with Delaware County Leader from Ohio Pork Council
Sen. Brown Announces $102,000 in Rural Development Funding for Hocking County
Brown Convenes Roundtable Discussion in Perry County on Family Farming and Rural Job Creation