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Sherrod Brown's Public Statements on Issue: Housing and Property

Full Name: Sherrod C. Brown
Office: U.S. Senate (OH) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Connie; 4 Children
Birth Date: 11/09/1952
Birth Place: Mansfield, OH
Home City: Avon, OH
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
Issue Position: Housing
July 3, 2014 Sen. Brown: Approaching Deadline for Ohioans in Six Western Counties to Seek Recovery Assistance from Severe Storms
June 20, 2014 Portman, Brown Announce Agreement to Resolve HUD Barriers to Expand Cincinnati's City Gospel Mission
April 25, 2014 In Advance of Committee Markup of Housing Finance Reform, Sen. Brown Introduces Amendments to Protect Ohio Homeowners and Improve Local Neighborhoods
April 25, 2014 Brown, Vitter Introduce Amendments to Housing Finance Reform Aimed at Ending "Too Big to Fail" and Taxpayer-Funded Bailouts
April 25, 2014 Brown Introduces Amendment to Housing Finance Reform that Would Keep More Americas in Their Homes While Protecting Investors
April 23, 2014 Letter to Mark Johnston, Acting Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development - Ensure Northeast Ohio's Homeless Can Receive Critical Federal Resources To Get Them Back on Their Feet
April 4, 2014 Brown Announces Increase In Rural Housing Access For Residents In Ashtabula County As A Result Of 2014 Farm Bill Passage
April 4, 2014 Brown Announces Increase In Rural Housing Access For Residents In Washington County As A Result Of 2014 Farm Bill Passage
April 4, 2014 Brown Helps Pass Provision That Will Prevent Struggling Homeowners Who Modified Mortgages Or Completed Short Sales From Being Hit With A Huge Tax Increase
March 10, 2014 With Critical Safeguard Set To Expire, Sen. Brown Announces Plan To Extend Law Protecting Renters From Unfair Eviction And Destabilization
March 10, 2014 Newsnet 5 Cleveland - Sen. Brown Co-Sponsors Law to Help Protect Renters From Unruly Evictions
March 7, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces Federal Resources To Promote Affordable Housing In Wood County
March 6, 2014 Richland Source - Sen. Brown urges Small Business Administration to help provide propane financial relief
March 5, 2014 Letter to Marianne Markowitz, Administrator US Small Business Administration - With Ohio Propane Suppliers Feeling The Sting Of Higher Energy Costs, Brown Urges U.S. Small Business Administration To Work With Affected Businesses To Help Provide Financial Relief
Feb. 28, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces More Than $4 Million In Hardest Hit Funds Awarded To Canton To Demolish Vacant Homes
Feb. 28, 2014 Sen.Brown Announces $2 Million In Hardest Hit Funds Awarded To Summit County To Demolish Vacant Homes
Feb. 28, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces More Than $773,000 In Hardest Hit Funds Awarded To Richland County To Demolish Vacant Homes
Feb. 28, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces Close To $6 Million In Hardest Hit Funds Awarded To Central Ohio To Demolish Vacant Homes
Feb. 28, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces $6 Million In Hardest Hit Funds Awarded To Lucas County To Demolish Vacant Homes
Feb. 28, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces More Than $10 Million In Hardest Hit Funds Awarded To Cuyahoga County To Demolish Vacant Homes
Feb. 28, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces More Than $5 Million In Hardest Hit Funds Awarded To Cincinnati To Demolish Vacant Homes
Feb. 28, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces More Than $3 Million In Hardest Hit Funds Awarded To Lorain County To Demolish Vacant Homes
Feb. 28, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces More Than $5 Million In Hardest Hit Funds Awarded To Montgomery County To Demolish Vacant Homes
Feb. 26, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces More Than $110,000 For NeighborWorks Housing In Clark County
Feb. 26, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces Nearly $160,000 For NeighborWorks Housing In Butler County
Feb. 26, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces Nearly $2 Million In NeighborWorks Housing Grants
Feb. 26, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces More Than $175,000 For NeighborWorks Housing In Summit County
Feb. 26, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces More Than $215,000 For NeighborWorks Housing In Lucas County
Jan. 24, 2014 With Nearly A Quarter Of Mahoning Valley Mortgages Underwater, Brown Urges Reinstatement Of Provision That Helps Struggling Homeowners Avoid Tax Increase Starting This Year
Jan. 24, 2014 WFMJ - Senator Promotes Mortgage Forgiveness During Youngstown Stop
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Mel Wat, Director Federal Housing Finance Agency - Revisit Affordable Rental Housing
Jan. 7, 2014 Newsnet5 - Thousands Face Income Taxes on Mortgage Loan Modifications
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Restore LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 24, 2013 Sen. Brown and Rep. Kaptur Introduce Bill to Keep Northwest Ohio Veterans from Homelessness
Aug. 22, 2013 Brown Applauds Federal Approval for Ohio to Use $60 Million in Hardest Hit Funds to Demolish Vacant Homes
Aug. 14, 2013 Sen. Brown Announces Bill to Extend and Enhance Low-Income Housing Tax Credit, Create Jobs
June 27, 2013 On the Heels of Landmark Supreme Court Ruling, Sen. Brown Introduces Bill to Ensure LGBT Community Does Not Face Housing Discrimination
June 18, 2013 Letter to Governor John Kasich - Foreclosures
June 6, 2013 Brown: $27 Million Settlement Will Help Rebuild Toledo Neighborhoods Affected By Housing Crisis
March 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Steven Chu - Save Weatherization Assistance Program
March 15, 2013 With One-Third Of Montgomery County Homeowners Underwater On Their Mortgages, Brown Unveils Plan To Improve The Housing Market By Addressing "Short Sale" Transactions In Dayton
March 13, 2013 With Nearly One in Four Ohio Homeowners Underwater on their Mortgages, Brown Unveils Plan to Improve the Housing Market by Addressing "Short Sale" Transactions
Feb. 19, 2013 Brown Announces Deal That Allows Cuyahoga County Land Bank To Continue Redeveloping Blighted Neighborhoods
Feb. 15, 2013 Fighting to Improve National Housing Market
Jan. 15, 2013 Chairman Bernanke and Comptroller Curry - Brown Urges Fed and OCC To Maximize Relief For Homeowners
Jan. 2, 2013 FHA Emergency Fiscal Solvency Act
Dec. 13, 2012 Sen. Brown Announces New Resources To Provide More Than 300 Affordable Housing Units For Cincinnati Seniors
Aug. 10, 2012 New Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Rules Target Practices Included in Brown-Authored Legislation to Protect Homeowners
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