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6:32 am
Fri September 12, 2014

Portman, Brown, Boehner Weigh In On POTUS' ISIS Strategy

U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (l) and U.S. Senator Rob Portman (r)

Republican U.S. Senator Rob Portman of Ohio says President Obama's plan for action against Islamic State militants has been "overdue," and he wants to see the follow-through for an aggressive, long-term effort.

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7:27 am
Fri March 14, 2014

February Foreclosure Activity Declines

Foreclosure activity in Ohio fell in February by 6 percent as compared with the previous month.

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6:17 am
Fri September 6, 2013

Federal Lawmakers From Ohio Express Concern Over Syria

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

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7:00 am
Fri June 7, 2013

Brown Backing Currency Protection Bill

Democratic U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio is co-sponsoring legislation designed to to better protect businesses from foreign currency manipulation.

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10:09 am
Thu May 30, 2013

Crackdown On Cell Phone Theft Introduced

With reports of thefts of smartphones circulating online, Democratic U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio is proposing a bill to make it a felony to resell stolen cell phones.

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6:51 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Ending Wall Street Subsidies

Democratic U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio is co-sponsoring bi-partisan legislation calling for the end of federal subsidies for big banks.

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12:32 pm
Tue February 12, 2013

Senators Want POTUS To Talk Jobs and Business Tonight

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

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12:30 pm
Thu January 17, 2013

Senators Weigh In On Gun Restrictions

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

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Election Coverage
12:26 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

Mandel Proposes Replacement For Health Care Law

Republican U.S Senate Candidate Josh Mandel has released a 10 point plan that would be an alternative to the federal health care law.

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Election Coverage
9:32 am
Fri October 19, 2012

2nd Senate Debate Held In Columbus

The second debate in the U.S. Senate race last night in Columbus was heated.

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Election Coverage
9:41 am
Fri September 28, 2012

U.S. Senate Race Remains Nasty, Expensive

Republican State Treasurer and U.S Senate candidate Josh Mandel says changes are needed in Washington to push action on the budget deficit and national debt.

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Election Coverage
6:45 pm
Tue September 25, 2012

Mandel promises to limit term

Republican Josh Mandel says he would limit himself to two terms in office if elected as a U.S. Senator.

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9:44 am
Tue September 18, 2012

Business Group Targets Sherrod Brown

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is criticizing Democratic U.S. Senate incumbents in Ohio and Montana in a new round of tv ads designed to help Republicans gain control of the chamber.

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7:36 pm
Wed September 5, 2012

Brown boasts of Ohio's improved economy at convention

Republicans have been very effective in tying the slow economy to president Obama.  But in Ohio the recovery is more noticeable than in most states.  At the Democratic National Convention, U.S. Senator Sherrod brown is trying to spread that message.  for Ohio Public Radio, WKSU's Mark Urycki reports from Charlotte.

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9:55 am
Fri August 31, 2012

Some Vets Criticize Mandel Over "Un-American" Comment

Some Ohio veterans are speaking out against fellow vet and current Republican U.S. Senate candidate Josh Mandel.

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10:21 pm
Mon July 23, 2012

FOP endorses Sherrod Brown in U.S. Senate race

U-S Senator Sherrod Brown got an endorsement last week that he hopes will help him defeat Republican challenger Josh Mandel this fall. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports.

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5:27 pm
Wed July 18, 2012

Record-breaking spending in Ohio Senate campaign

Ohio's largest police union has thrown its support behind democratic incumbent Sherrod Brown in the state's closely watched campaign for U.S. Senate. It marks the first time in 24 years the fraternal order of police has endorsed a democrat for senate. In a statement, president Jay McDonald cited Brown's opposition to the governor's collective bargaining overhaul as a key factor in its endorsement. The FOP chose brown over republican opponent and state treasurer Josh Mandel. The race continues to draw attention in and outside of The Buckeye State. And as Ohio Public Radio's Karen Kasler reports, it's already setting records.

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