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August 2015

As Senate Rules Committee Negotiates Contract with Restaurant Associates, Brown Meets with Workers and Leads Democratic Caucus in Pushing for Better Wages for Senate’s Cafeteria and Catering Employees
As Senate Rules Committee Negotiates Contract with Restaurant Associates, Brown Meets with Workers and Leads 43 Senators in Pushing for Better Wages for Senate’s Cafeteria and Catering Employees
Brown Announces Bill to Prevent Stays in Foster Care and Keep Ohio Families Together

July 2015

Brown Announces Bill to Expand Federal Civil Rights Laws to Protect Against Discrimination on the Basis Of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
Brown Applauds Boy Scouts of America’s Decision to Lift Ban on Gay Adults
Sen. Brown Announces Legislation for Equal Representation in the Tax Code For Same-Sex Married Couples

June 2015

Sen. Brown Applauds Landmark Supreme Court Ruling on Marriage Equality
Brown Applauds Passage Of Juneteenth Resolution Honoring The Day That News Of The End Of Slavery Spread To The Southwest
Sen. Brown Statement on LGBT Pride Month

May 2015

Brown Statement on Cleveland Settlement with U.S. Department of Justice
Brown Introduces Resolution Condemning Conversion Therapy for LGBT And Gender Nonconforming Minors
Brown Gives Remarks at the National Council of Jewish Women's Leaders' Retreat in Washington

April 2015

Brown Applauds University of Toledo’s New Human Trafficking Institute
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