The bipartisan legislation is aimed to preserve the Great Lakes and strengthen economic growth in the region.
Brown says he is preparing legislation that would give veterans priority college registration to help them complete degrees before their G.I. Bill benefits expire.
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.