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Roll Call: Sherrod Brown uses stock buyback bill announcement to give fellow Dems campaign advice

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Roll Call: Sherrod Brown uses stock buyback bill announcement to give fellow Dems campaign advice

Sherrod Brown uses stock buyback bill announcement to give fellow Dems campaign advice

Jim Saksa – July 31, 2019

Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio wants his Democratic colleagues running for president to plagiarize his favorite line.

“I want our presidential candidates to talk more about the dignity of work,” he said at a press conference Wednesday to announce a new bill to force public companies to pay workers a special “dividend” whenever they increase the amounts returned to shareholders.

“Some of them are doing it well. Some use that term, some don’t, I don’t care if they use the term, but [that they] are talking about governing through the eyes of workers.”

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