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April 2014

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

November 2012

After More Than $40 Million In Outside Special Interest Money Spent Against Him, Brown Calls For Three Steps That Could Help Get Big Money Out Of Politics

October 2012

Brown Statement On Ohio Early Voting Rights Court Decision

September 2012

Sen. Brown Announces New Federal Resources to Expand Academic Programs at Wilberforce University in Greene County
Sen. Brown Announces New Federal Resources to Strengthen Resources at Central State University in Greene County

June 2012

With Ohio Women Earning 85 Cents for Every Dollar Paid to Men, Brown Calls for Passage of Paycheck Fairness Act

May 2012

Following Senate Hearing In Cleveland, Sens. Brown, Durbin, Rep. Fudge Take A Stand Against Infringements On Voting Rights

April 2012

Sen. Brown Applauds Senate Passage Of Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization

October 2011

Brown Resolution Honoring Life of Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth