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June 2014

Brown Applauds HUD Secretary's Announcement of Nearly $30 Million in Federal Funding to Revitalize Columbus Neighborhood
Brown Statement on Supreme Court Ruling Limiting Access to Women's Health Coverage
With Highway Trust Fund Set to Expire, Sen. Brown Announces Bill That Would Raise Funds For Transportation Projects and Protect Workers and Businesses by Addressing Tax Fraud and Worker Misclassification
Sen. Brown Meets With Award-Winning Community Service Advocates From Lima
Sen. Brown Meets With Award-Winning Community Service Advocates From Columbus
Sen. Brown Announces Nearly $5 Million in New Federal Funds for Head Start Programs in Lucas County
Sens. Brown and Ayotte Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Help Impregnated Rape Victims Heal, Ensure Their Attackers Aren't Granted Parental Rights

April 2014

Following Senate Republicans' Vote to Block Minimum Wage Act from Advancing, Sen. Brown Urges Congress to Work Together to Provide Economic Opportunity for All Americans, Pass a Fair Minimum Wage
In Support Of LGBT Community, Sen. Brown Applauds Students Participating In National Day Of Silence, Urges Teachers To Protect LGBT Students From Bullying
In Advance Of Vote On Paycheck Fairness, Sen. Brown Urges Congress To Pass Bill To End Discrimination Leading Women To Earn 23 Percent Less Than Men For The Same Work
Sen. Brown Statement On Supreme Court Ruling Today On Campaign Finance

March 2014

Following New Report Showing Why Raising The Minimum Wage Is Critical For Women And Tipped Workers, Brown Joins "Give America A Raise" Bus Tour To Call For Passage Of Fair Minimum Wage Act

September 2013

Sens. Brown and Portman Honor Ohioan, Olympian, and Civil Rights Icon Jesse Owens on 100th Birthday
Sen. Brown Attends Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony Commemorating Victims of Birmingham's 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing

June 2013

Sen. Brown Statement on Supreme Court DOMA Ruling

May 2013

Sen. Brown Discusses Voting Rights At Oberlin League Of Women Voters Event

April 2013

In Advance Of Equal Pay Day, Sen. Brown Points To New Analysis Showing Unequal Wages Cost Ohio Women More Than $16 Billion In Income Each Year

March 2013

Brown Statement On Sen. Portman’s Support Of Gay Marriage

February 2013

Sen. Brown Attends Policy Meeting With Central Ohio Faith-Based Leaders Aimed At Getting Ohioans Back To Work
Brown Named Chair Of Finance Subcommittee On Social Security, Pensions And Family Policy