Rob Portman

U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio plans to tour a Veterans Affairs clinic in Columbus this morning and meet with area veterans. 

Portman Says Ukraine Elections Legit

May 27, 2014

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio says Ukraine's presidential election this weekend was legitimate.

Portman Votes For Anti-discrimination Bill

Nov 8, 2013

The U.S. Senate passed a bill Thursday that bans workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation.

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio says he is working on changes in the Employment Non-Discrimination Act that might make his the crucial 60th vote needed for passage.

A new energy bill and a move to defund the federal health care law were the topics of a conference call Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio held with reporters Thursday.

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio has canceled his weekend appearance at a GOP fundraising event in New Hampshire to be in Washington for classified briefings on Syria.

Congress will decide whether to approve President Obama's request to use military force in Syria when it returns to session next week .

Portman Holds Meeting On Farm Bill

Sep 5, 2013

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio met with farmers in the Dayton area Wednesday to talk about the pending farm bill.

Democratic Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman and mayors of other Ohio cities are asking Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio to change his vote against a piece of gun control legislation.

Another Right-to-Life chapter in Ohio is making opposition to same-sex marriage a core part of its mission.

Portman Backs DOMA Ruling

Jun 28, 2013

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio says he agrees with the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling striking down the federal Defense of Marriage Act.

Tea Party Group Says It Was Targeted By IRS

May 17, 2013

The Tea Party backed 1851 Center for Constitutional Law is adding its name to conservative groups saying they were harassed by the IRS.

Constituents Question Portman On Same Sex Marriage

Apr 4, 2013

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman has been called a phony conservative by some on the political right following his announcement last month that he supports gay marriage.

Portman Now Supports Gay Marriage

Mar 15, 2013

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio says he now supports gay marriage because one of his sons is gay.

Senators Want POTUS To Talk Jobs and Business Tonight

Feb 12, 2013

Ohio's two U.S. Senators are speaking about what they hope to hear in President Obama's State of the Union address tonight.

Portman Clarifies Position On Assault Weapons Ban

Jan 22, 2013

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio now says he's not convinced an assault weapons ban would help curb gun violence.

Ohio’s two U.S. Senators are indicating their support of certain gun restrictions.

Portman To Davos

Jan 17, 2013

Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio is scheduled to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland next week.

Portman May Vote For Assault Weapons Ban

Dec 21, 2012

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio says he could be open to new gun restrictions, including the ban on assault weapons he voted against in 1994.

Former astronauts, political and business leaders, and family and friends gathered in suburban Cincinnati this morning to mourn and celebrate the life of Neil Armstrong.

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