Senator Sherrod Brown and Assistant Secretary Dr. Inés Triay in Portsmouth to observe progress on an American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funded project.
Sen. Brown met with the Ohio State University student competitors at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Solar Decathlon, a challenge to design, build, and operate the most hospitable, energy-efficient solar-powered house. Brown toured The OSU house on the National Mall, which is currently displayed alongside 19 other structures engineered by competing teams from around the world.
Sen. Sherrod Brown joined Pres. Barack Obama as he visited the Lordstown General Motors Plant. Pres. Obama and Sen. Brown met with workers and the President made remarks about the economy.
Senator Brown was all over Ohio during the August 2009 home state work period.