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  • Brown, Wyden Blast Trump Admin Proposal that Would Cut Taxes for the Wealthiest Americans (Again) While Leaving Middle Class Families Behind

    U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Ron Wyden (D-OR) today blasted reports that the Trump administration is seeking to change the U.S. tax code in a way that would overwhelmingly benefit the wealthy and top 1 percent, while leaving working people and middle class fa...…Read More

    Posted on 7/12/2019 | Wall Street, Economy, Taxpayers, Poverty, Tax cuts, Trump, Middle class
  • Brown Speaks at Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center’s Event on ‘Fighting Poverty and the Rising Cost of Living’

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    Posted on 6/11/2019 | Child Tax Credit, Middle class, Earned Income Tax Credit, Poverty, Economy, Healthcare, Families, Housing
  • Durbin, Brown Introduce Bills to Reward U.S. Companies that Invest in American Workers

    WASHINGTON-U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) introduced a pair of bills to encourage corporations to invest in their workers.  The Patriot Employer Tax Credit Act would provide a tax credit to companies that provide fair wages and good benefits to workers.  This is...…Read More

    Posted on 1/25/2019 | National Guard, American Workers, Retirement, Health insurance, Poverty
  • A Year in Review – Senator Brown Working for Ohioans

    Over the last year, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown worked with Republicans and Democrats to introduce more than 165 bipartisan bills - more than 60 of which he introduced with Senator Portman. Brown successfully sent five bipartisan bills to President Trump’s desk...…Read More

    Posted on 12/28/2017 | War, building, HIRE, Secretary, Tax, Fentanyl, drugs, Law enforcement, leadership, bipartisan, More Tags
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  • Brown Takes to Senate Floor to Demand Funding Extension for CHIP