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Sherrod Brown's Public Statements on Issue: Entitlements and the Safety Net

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: Food Stamps
Issue Position: Welfare
July 30, 2014 Sens. Brown And Murray Introduce Bill To Ensure Doctors Can Continue Treating Medicaid Patients
July 24, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Social Security: A Fresh Look at Workers' Disability Insurance
June 20, 2014 Portman, Brown Announce Agreement to Resolve HUD Barriers to Expand Cincinnati's City Gospel Mission
June 16, 2014 The Daily Record - Summer Food Service Programs: Ensuring Ohio Children Don't Go Hungry
June 5, 2014 Nomination of Carolyn Hessler-Radelet to be Director of the Peace Corps
June 4, 2014 Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell to be Secretary of Health and Human Services -- Continued
June 3, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United State,- Correct Unfair Medicare Policy for Polyp Removal During Life-Saving Cancer Screenings
May 21, 2014 Hearing of the Social Security, Pensions, and Family Policy Subcommittee of the Senate Finance Committee - Strengthening Social Security to Meet the Needs of Tomorrow's Retirees
May 14, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces Plan to Prevent Seniors Receiving Preventive Screenings from Being Hit with Unfair Costs
March 31, 2014 E-Newsletter: National Service: Strengthening Ohio's Communities
March 31, 2014 Sen. Brown Helps Pass Bipartisan Bill In The Senate That Would Ensure Doctors Can Continue Treating Medicare Seniors, Working Families
March 27, 2014 Venezuela
March 13, 2014 Sen. Brown Meets With Paralyzed Veterans Of America-Buckeye Chapter Leadership; Calls For End To Disability Claims Backlog
March 13, 2014 Brown And Bipartisan Group Of Ten Senators Reach Agreement To Restore Emergency Unemployment Insurance For Five Months
March 12, 2014 At Veterans Affairs Hearing, Brown Urges Secretary To Accelerate Timeline To End Disability Claims Backlog And Veterans Homelessness; Pushes For Rating Equity With Claims System
March 6, 2014 Senators Fight to Protect Medicare for Seniors
March 6, 2014 Richland Source - Sen. Brown urges Small Business Administration to help provide propane financial relief
March 5, 2014 Sen. Sherrod Brown Helps Unveil New Report Detailing How Increasing The Minimum Wage Would Reduce Federal Safety Net Expenditures
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. 27, 2014 Sen. Brown Introduces Legislation To Give Medicare Beneficiaries Direct Access To Hearing Loss Care, Save Seniors And Government Money
Feb. 26, 2014 Sen. Brown Chairs First hearing On President Obama's "MyRA" Retirement Plan
Feb. 20, 2014 Sen. Brown Statement On Administration's Decision Not To Include Chained CPI In 2015 Budget Proposal
Feb. 18, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces Plan That Would End Arbitrary Medicare Policy Causing Seniors To Be Unknowingly Hit With Large, Unfair Costs After Receiving Necessary Medical Care
Feb. 14, 2014 With Start Of Tax Season, Brown Announces Bill To Extend And Enhance Tax Credit That Ronald Reagan Called "The Most Effective Anti-Poverty Program In The U.S."
Feb. 7, 2014 Sen. Brown Announces Plan That Would End Arbitrary Medicare Policy Causing Seniors To Be Unknowingly Hit With Large, Unfair Costs After Receiving Necessary Medical Care
Jan. 22, 2014 Toledo Blade - Brown Visits City to Promote Bill to Expand Medicare
Jan. 19, 2014 Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King
Jan. 13, 2014 WKYC - Brown Announces Plan to Help Seniors Avoid Huge Hospital Bills
Jan. 13, 2014 Fighting the War on Poverty Fifty Years Later
Jan. 8, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act -- Motion To Proceed
Jan. 8, 2014 Portsmouth Daily Times - Senators seek ways to extend unemployment
Jan. 8, 2014 Business Journal Daily - Brown Touts Benefits Extension, Job Creation Aid
Jan. 7, 2014 National Journal - Senate Democrats: "We're All a Bit Surprised' by Unemployment Benefits Vote
Jan. 7, 2014 Cleveland.com - Senate Agrees to Proceed with Unemployment-Benefits Extension, with Both Ohio Senators Voting Yes
Jan. 6, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Unemployment Benefits
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Dec. 18, 2013 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Minimum Wages and Unemployment Benefits
Dec. 18, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Finance Committee - Social Security
Dec. 12, 2013 Sens. Toomey, Carper, Coburn, Brown Lead Bipartisan Effort To Curb Prescription Drug Abuse
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Republican Leader McConnell, Chairman Baucus, and Ranking Member Hatch - Urge Reauthorization of Unemployment Insurance
Nov. 25, 2013 Sen. Brown Announces Bill to Protect Seniors and Retirees by Increasing Benefits, Extending Life of Social Security
Nov. 24, 2013 Record-Courier - Brown Urges Safety Net for Farmers, Poor
Nov. 6, 2013 Strengthening Social Security Act of 2013
Nov. 6, 2013 Sen. Brown Announces Bill to Protect Seniors and Retirees by Increasing Benefits, Extending Life of Social Security
Nov. 4, 2013 Sen. Brown Announces Bill to Protect Seniors and Retirees by Increasing Benefits, Extending Life of Social Security
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Sept. 27, 2013 Sen. Brown Statement on Senate Vote to Avoid Government Shutdown, Negative Effects on Citizens and Jobs
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