Bloomberg: The Financial Crisis Cost Every American $70,000, Fed Study Says


Families across Ohio—and nationwide—suffered the consequences of the 2008 financial crisis. Some lost jobs, their homes, and the savings they’d put aside for their children’s educations. Total, research shows the recession cost the average American $70,000 in lifetime income. This is exactly why we can’t afford to forget what led to the crisis: corporate greed. […]

Campaign life can be frustrating when your opponent is closing in on the polls, outside spending is ramping up, and, well, it’s not exactly fun to receive push alerts these days. That’s why we’ve enlisted a Manager of Morale. It’s none other than Franklin Brown, Sherrod’s dog (and best friend!). There’s no doubt that Franklin makes […]

President Trump has repeatedly claimed that the economy may be the “greatest” it’s ever been. Unfortunately, that’s not just not true—especially if you’re an hourly worker. Data out this month shows that while unemployment has fallen, wages for many workers haven’t risen. That’s at least partially because of limits on bargaining power, and probably also […]

In the Senate, Sherrod stands up for American workers every single day. His latest proposal—the “American Cars, American Jobs Act”—is just the latest example of his work to level the playing field, while helping hardworking people get ahead. Get the details, and then be sure to show your support: Toledo Blade Editorial: Sherrod Brown’s patriotic […]

My name is Matthew and I am an intern on Sherrod’s re-election campaign. As soon as I joined Team Sherrod, I was exposed to the field of political communications. During my time as an intern, I’ve learned how to compile press clips, monitor social media, manage press lists, and develop messaging. During my internship, I’ve […]

Ohio seniors have put in decades of hard work—and should be able to retire without worrying about the cost. But for too many retirees, that’s not the reality. Sherrod fights every day to ensure seniors have the healthcare, benefits, and resources they need to get by. Numbers like these are another reminder of why that […]

They say a picture’s worth 1,000 words—so instead of 6,000 words, we’ve put together our top 6 photos from the week. Sherrod was all over the state, meeting with supporters in Columbus, Lorain, and Lima. Here’s what he was up to: