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September 2014

With Record Number of Ohioans Dying from Drug Overdose, Sen. Brown Announces Legislation That Would Substantially Increase Access to Drug Treatment for People Addicted to Opiates
With More Than 23,000 Americans Dying From Antibiotic-Resistant Infections Each Year, Sen. Brown and CDC Director Discuss Ohio Efforts to Combat Antibiotic Resistance
Congressional Democrats Call on FTC to Strengthen Oversight of Food Marketing to Children
With Ohio Ranking Worst in Nation for African American Infant Mortality and 48th in Nation Across All Births, Brown Announces Landmark Legislation to Enhance Awareness Around Sudden Unexpected Infant and Child Deaths
With Record Number of Ohioans Dying from Drug Overdose, Sen. Brown Announces Legislation that Would Substantially Increase Access to Drug Treatment for People Addicted to Opiates

August 2014

In Letter to OMB Director, Brown Presses for Continued Support for Cincinnati-based Agency
With Ohio Ranking Worst in Nation for African American Infant Mortality and 48th in Nation Across All Births, Brown Announces Landmark Legislation to Enhance Awareness Around Sudden Unexpected Infant and Child Deaths
With Ohio Ranking Worst in Nation for African American Infant Mortality and 48th in Nation Across All Births, Brown Announces Landmark Legislation to Enhance Awareness Around Sudden Unexpected Infant and Child Deaths
At Dayton Children’s Hospital Groundbreaking, Brown Announces New Legislation to Support Efforts to Lower Ohio’s High Rate of Infant Mortality
Brown Joins Colleagues in Urging FDA to Stop E-cigarette Companies from Targeting Children
With 300 Percent Increase in Accidental Poisonings Linked to Liquid Nicotine, Sen. Brown Announces Plan to Protect Children

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