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July 2014

Sens. Brown and Blunt, Reps. Duckworth and Stivers Announce Plan that Would Make it Easier for Veterans with War-related Injuries to Claim Benefits
Sen. Brown Applauds Administration's New Rules to Prevent Black Lung Disease
With Record Number of Ohioans Dying of Drug Overdose, Sen. Brown Announces Plan that Would Substantially Increase Drug Treatment for People Addicted to Opiates
Sens. Brown and Murray Introduce Bill to Ensure Doctors Can Continue Treating Medicaid Patients
Sen. Brown Announces that Nearly 78,000 Ohioans with Medicare Saved Over $65 Million on Prescription Drugs so Far this Year
With 300 Percent Increase in Accidental Poisonings Linked to Liquid Nicotine, Sen. Brown Announces Plan to Protect Children
Sen. Brown Announces More Than $2.4 Million in New Federal Funds for Head Start Programs in Knox County
During Hearing, Sen. Brown Urges Congress to Protect Social Security Which Helps Lift 22 Million Americans Out of Poverty

June 2014

Brown Statement on Supreme Court Ruling Limiting Access to Women's Health Coverage
Sens. Brown, Blumenthal, and Rep. Delauro Introduce Legislation to Protect Seniors by Preventing Them From Losing Their Doctors
Brown Urges Newly Appointed HHS Secretary to Prioritize Funding for Cincinnati-Based Agency
Brown Votes to Pass McCain-Sanders Legislation Improving Care for Veterans
With Schools Closing for the Summer, Brown to Alert Ohioans to Nearly 1,700 Sites That Ensure Children Don't Go Hungry in the Summer Months
Sen. Brown Joins Colleagues in Urging Department of Transportation to Finally Ban E-Cigarettes on Airplanes
With More Than 24,000 Children Visiting the Emergency Room Each Year Due to Shopping Cart-Related Injuries, Brown Calls for Stronger Safety Standards
Sens. Brown and Ayotte Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Help Impregnated Rape Victims Heal, Ensure Their Attackers Aren't Granted Parental Rights
Brown Statement on Bipartisan Agreement to Expand VA Health Care Services, Increase Accountability Among VA Officials
With White House Officials Visiting Ohio, Brown Announces Support for New Legislation That Holds Senior VA Officials Accountable While Increasing Access to Care For Our Nation's Veterans
Brown Announces New Federal Resources to Renovate Ohio Veterans Home in Brown County

May 2014

Following Resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary, Brown Calls for Renewed Leadership to Address Veterans Health Care, End Disability Claims Backlog