Sen. Sherrod Brown and 25 other senators are asking the White House to allow anyone earning $1,090 per week or less to receive overtime pay.
Within 24 hours of the new Congress convening, Democrats and Republicans became embroiled in an entrenched battle.
Sen. Sherrod Brown of Ohio, the new senior Democrat on the Senate Banking Committee, called the bill “another attempt by House Republicans to advance Wall Street’s interests at the expense of the American people.”
Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown is calling on the Ohio Legislature to support a continuation of Medicaid expansion.
A group of Democrats in the U.S. Senate came out against a rule Monday that blocks Congress from shifting Social Security funds to prevent a cut to disability insurance next year.
One of my most important jobs is to advocate for working families in Ohio. Middle-class families have felt squeezed by the number of jobs going overseas, especially in the manufacturing sector. A report released last week from the Economic Policy Institute found that from 2001 to 2013, the U.S. lost 2.4 million manufacturing jobs to…
Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) called on the Department of Commerce to fight unfair Chinese trade practices in the aluminum industry. “When countries like China dump their products in the U.S. market, it threatens Ohio jobs and our workers’ ability to compete,” Brown said Wednesday.