CANTON, OH – U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) tonight delivered the keynote at the Ohio Latino Awards Gala. In his speech honoring the contributions of the Latino community, Brown shared his priorities in expanding economic development throughout the state by strengthening minority businesses.

“It’s my pleasure to join in tonight’s celebration of the accomplishments of Ohio’s Latino community,” Brown said. “This event recognizes the contribution of business leaders, teachers, and entrepreneurs who enrich our state. We must invest in expanding opportunities and rewarding the innovation of Ohio’s Latino community, which is key to securing a strong economic future for Ohio.”