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11 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown signs onto bill to negate Hobby Lobby decision

U.S. Sen Sherrod Brown is signing onto legislation to negate the U.S. Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision that allows companies with religious objections to refuse to provide birth control in their employee's insurance coverage.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, US Supreme Court, John Boehner, Republican

12 hrs ago | National Review Online

Today's Policy Agenda: Patent Trolls Really Do Slow Innovation

The Obama administration on Monday announced an initiative to try to improve teacher quality at schools with high poverty rates and large minority populations, another effort to advance the White House's agenda while broader programs remain stalled in Congress .

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Related Topix: US News, Education Etc., US Politics, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat

20 hrs ago | Switched

Huffpost Hill - Brazil Outperforms Tracking Poll

Sad Brazilians everywhere are counting down the weeks to NFL preseason. Intelligence officials say Cuban agents tried to smear Robert Menendez, probably a response to that time we attempted to get Fidel Castro high on LSD.

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Related Topix: Fidel Castro, Cleveland, OH, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Daily Kos

Discuss

Senate Republicans have Social Security in their sights, as usual, but this time they're going to be trickier about it.

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Related Topix: US News, Social Security, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Orrin Hatch, Republican, Liberal Political News

Reuters

Update 1-Ice Ceo calls for market-wide purge of order types

In a perfect world, stock exchanges would collectively agree to ban order types that critics allege create complexity and may give certain traders unfair advantages, Intercontinental Exchange Group chief executive Jeffrey Sprecher told lawmakers on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

WTVN-AM Columbus

Cleveland to host 2016 RNC

"I know at first people think 'What? You're going to Cleveland?' but I guarantee you it was pretty compelling," said RNC Chairman Reince Priebus.

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Related Topix: Reince Priebus, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, John Kasich

WTVG-TV Toledo

Sen. Sherrod Brown reacts to Cleveland GOP pick

Sen. Sherrod Brown talks to Washington Bureau Chief Jacqueline Policastro about the legislative schedule for the remainder of the year, and about today's announcement by the Republican National Committee, that named Cleveland as the home of the 2016 Republican Convention.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Republican, Ohio, Beavercreek, OH

WKSU-FM Kent

Cleveland or Dallas? GOP convention decision could be coming today

The Takeaway is a national morning news program that invites listeners to be part of the American conversation.

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Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Columbus Dispatch

Cleveland eager for GOP to pick convention city

Between the possibility of LeBron James returning and the possibility of landing the 2016 Republican National Convention, Cleveland has the potential to have a very good week.

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Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, US News, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, John Boehner, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Sherrod Brown, Democrat

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Politico

Cordray's Ohio profile shrinks

When Richard Cordray got to Washington in January 2011, his stint in the Obama administration was expected to be a steppingstone to his next political gig - perhaps in the U.S. Senate or the governor's mansion in Ohio.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Rob Portman, US Senate, Republican, Ohio, US Governors, John Kasich

Financial Planning

Why the 'Too Big to Fail' Fight May Get a Revival

Why Clients Need Help With Family Governance Many clients don't know this area of expertise exists, but they know they need help with it, says Paul Pagnato, whose Pagnato-Karp Group works with UHNW families.

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Related Topix: SourceMedia, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Jeb Hensarling, David Vitter

The Washington Post

Dems brace for new GOP assault on safety net

Democrats are bracing for a new assault from Republicans on the safety net that could come as early as this month - in particular, on disability insurance.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Social Security, Personal Finance, Orrin Hatch, Republican, Retirement, Tom Coburn

Hudson Hub-Times

Around Ohio: 19 minutes

A 4-month-old baby was critically injured when a neighbor's fireworks landed in her playpen in Youngstown, burning the girl.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Ohio, Summit County, OH, Family, Teenagers

Crain's Cleveland Business

NE Ohio steelmakers keeping close eye on Commerce Department ruling

The steel industry in Northeast Ohio, as well as around the country, might have a lot riding on July 11. That's the date when the U.S. Department of Commerce is set to decide whether to put new import duties on tubular steel - the type generally referred to as "oil country tubular goods" or "OCTG."

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Toledo Blade

Trial may offer ammo for Mandel challenger

Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel is facing a tough re-election campaign this year - maybe the toughest of the five Republicans running statewide for re-election.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Ohio

Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

Jobless in Ohio are struggling without benefits

It's been seven months since Congress allowed federal unemployment benefits to expire, and, in Ohio, Donna Sprague is running out options.

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Related Topix: Ohio, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, John Boehner, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ohio Government

Peak Of Ohio

Guest article from Sen. Sherrod Brown - Helping workers receive benefits

To cut costs, some employers cheat the system by misclassifying their employees as independent contractors.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Social Security, Personal Finance, Tax, Ohio

WTVN-AM Columbus

Unnecessary Censorship, CBus Edition: Episode 2

With a tip of the hat to Jimmy Kimmel, enjoy a Columbus version of Unnecessary Censorship.

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Related Topix: Columbus, OH, Ted Strickland, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Hill

Wall Street braces for gavel hand-off

Depending on the outcome in November, the gavel of the Senate Banking Committee will fall to either Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown or Republican Sen. Richard Shelby .

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, Jeb Hensarling, Richard Shelby, Tim Johnson

The Marion Star

Gridlock

The federal Highway Trust Fund is on the cusp of insolvency, with a cash shortage looming before the end of July.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Steve Chabot, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ohio, Representative Thomas Massie

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