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WCPO: Sen. Sherrod Brown awards Bronze Star, Purple Heart to Ohio Vietnam veteran James Bond

The SET Act will ease the record-keeping burden on veterans, providing service members with an individualized document detailing when they were exposed to events — such as roadside bombings — that might later be connected to “invisible injuries.”

WTOV: Senate passes legislation that would update Workforce Investment Act

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio — United States Senator Sherrod Brown was in the Ohio Valley on Wednesday, where he announced that the Senate passed legislation that would update the Workforce Investment Act. The Act is designed to help dislocated workers acquire the skills for high-tech jobs in their region. Brown said there is a disconnect between workers…

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LimaOhio.com: Ensuring veterans receive the care they deserve

The SET Act will ease the record-keeping burden on veterans, providing service members with an individualized document detailing when they were exposed to events — such as roadside bombings — that might later be connected to “invisible injuries.”

ideastream: Sen. Sherrod Brown: Military Needs Better System for Reporting Traumatic Events

Senator Brown says if a soldier suffers a serious head injury in Iraq or Afghanistan, that injury is reported. And that report helps the soldier get a diagnosis from a doctor, and to file claims for insurance and disability.

Toledo Blade: Looking for protection from under the sun

During a conference call with reporters Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D., Ohio) said several Ohio companies manufacture safe sunscreen ingredients that have been used in Canada and Europe for years.

Sandusky Register: Brown pushes law for colon screenings

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown wants to remove any financial barriers that keep seniors from getting colon cancer treatment.

Dayton Business Journal: Sen. Brown: New report shows steel jobs still need protection

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown is once again renewing calls for protecting jobs in the American steel industry.