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April 2015

Brown Applauds Senate Confirmation of Loretta Lynch as Attorney General
Senate Adopts Bipartisan Brown, Ayotte Amendment to Protect Rape Victims, Help Them Terminate Attackers’ Parental Rights
Brown Applauds Senate Passage of Bill to Secure Justice for Victims Of Human Trafficking
Ahead of Tomorrow’s “Fight For $15 Day,” Brown Calls for Higher Wages and Better Benefits for Working Americans
Brown Meets with Cincinnati Resident Fighting for Marriage Equality Before the Supreme Court
Ahead Of Tomorrow’s Equal Pay Day, Sen. Brown Calls for Passage of Bill to End Discrimination Leading Women to Earn 22 Percent Less than Men for the Same Work
Following Passage of Discriminatory Law in Indiana, Brown Joins Ohio Mayors to Invite Businesses to Invest in Ohio

March 2015

Brown Announces Legislation to Restore Voting Rights to Americans Released from Prison
Brown Joins Congressional Colleagues in Filing Amicus Brief in Support of Marriage Equality
Sen. Brown and Rep. Beatty Introduce Resolution to Honor Historic Selma Marches with Commemorative Postage Stamp

February 2015

Sen. Brown, Rep. Beatty Introduce Bill to Include John P. Parker House in the National Park System
Brown Meets with Loretta Lynch, First African-American Woman Nominated for Attorney General
Ahead of Pilgrimage to Alabama in Honor Of 50th Anniversary of Historic Marches, Brown Leads Banking Committee Passage of Congressional Gold Medal for Voting Rights Foot Soldiers

January 2015

Led by Brown and Murray, 16 Senators Urge National Labor Relations Board to Stand Strong Against Efforts to Undermine Important Rule Aimed at Improving Union Representation Process
Sen. Brown Statement on Supreme Court's Decision to Hear Case on Same-Sex Marriage
Sen. Brown Statement on Martin Luther King Jr. Day
U.S. Senators Renew Call for FIFA to Reach Agreement with Players in Advance of 2015 Women's World Cup

December 2014

Sens. Brown and Portman Announce Senate Passage of Resolution to Honor Ohioan, Olympian, and Civil Rights Icon Jesse Owens
Following Justice Department Findings, Brown Calls Announcement Needed Step Forward to Restore Trust of Community

November 2014

Brown Statement on Sixth Circuit Court Ruling To Uphold Ban on Same-Sex Marriage