CLEVELAND, OH – U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today released a statement following the news that Youngstown State University’s (YSU) faculty union, YSU-OEA, voted to begin a strike on Monday:

I stand in solidarity with the YSU staff, and urge the administration to negotiate in good faith, quickly to ensure these educators are able to continue providing a high-quality education for YSU’s students,” said Brown.