Brown Votes to Pass American Rescue Plan to Get All Americans Vaccinated and Support Workers, Communities & Small Businesses

 

Legislation Would Deliver Results President Biden Promised – Including Long-Awaited Multiemployer Pensions Fix for Ohio Retirees, Rental Assistance, Stimulus Checks, Child Tax Credit & Earned Income Tax Credit Expansion, State and Local Government Relief, & More

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 6, 2021 — U.S.

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U.S. Chamber of Commerce Endorses Brown’s Pension Fix in COVID-19 Rescue Package

 

After Years-Long Push, Brown Working to Secure Important Pension Win in COVID-19 Rescue Package Failure to Save These Pension Plans Would Have Drastic Consequences for Ohio Retirees, Workers, Small Businesses and Taxpayers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 4, 2021 –  In a letter to Congressional leaders this week, the U.S.

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Ohio’s Strategic Action Plan on Aging Provides Roadmap to Ensure Long, Healthy Lives, Eliminate Disparities and Inequities

Strategies aim to make Ohio the best state to age in the nation

 

Columbus, Ohio – Ursel J. McElroy, Director of the Ohio Department of Aging, today released Ohio’s Strategic Action Plan on Aging (SAPA). The goals of the SAPA are that all Ohioans live longer, healthier lives with dignity and autonomy and that disparities and inequities among older Ohioans are eliminated. … Read full story

Governor DeWine Urges Ohioans to Remain Committed to Safety Practices, Announces Measurement for Lifting Health Orders

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – March 4, 2021 —In a statewide address to Ohioans Thursday evening, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine urged Ohioans to remain committed to following COVID-19 safety practices as Ohio cases trend downward, and detailed the measurement needed to lift all Ohio Department of Health orders. Read full story

AG Yost Part of Multistate Settlement to Shut Down Massive Illegal Robocall Operation

 

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, along with 38 other states, is shutting down an illegal robocall outfit that used veterans, children and first responders to deceptively solicit $110 million in donations.

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Brown Secures Language to Put More Money in the Pockets of Working Ohioans in COVID Rescue Package

 

Brown has Been a Leader in Congress to Expand Tax Credits for Working Families; Senate Taking Up COVID Legislation This Week After Last Week’s House Passage

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 3, 2021 – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) hosted a news conference call after securing language in President Biden’s COVID Rescue Package that will expand the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and Child Tax Credit (CTC).

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Brown on Senate Floor: We Need Multi-Employer Pension Fix in COVID Rescue Package

Failure to Address Crisis Abandons American Workers, Retirees and Small Businesses

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 3, 2021 –  U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today took to the Senate floor to highlight the need to save pensions for Ohio retirees and workers in the COVID rescue package currently being considered by the Senate.

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