Articles Tagged 'Sherrod Brown'
Congress strikes deal on funding for 2017 to avoid shutdown
Congressional negotiators have signed off on a deal to fund the government through September, avoiding a shutdown of federal agencies over a dispute on President…
Marine Challenges Liberal Senator
Ohio State Treasurer Josh Mandel
(R-OH) has announced that he will challenge incumbent Senator Sherrod Brown
(D-OH) in 2018.
This is very good news for…
Ohio: Sherrod Brown Desperate in Race for Senate Against Josh Mandel
The last Senate race of 2016 just ended two days ago in Louisiana. That means we’re already in the 2018 election cycle — time to…
Josh Mandel Loses Ohio Senate Bid
By Josh Nathan-Kazis, The Jewish Daily Forward
Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel, a Republican Jew, lost his Senate bid tonight to Democratic incumbent Sherrod Brown, NBC is reporting.
Mandel was never a favorite, but Republican strategists saw the contest as winnable, and poured millions into the effort. A victory would have made him the only Republican Jew in the U.S.…
Ohio Dem accuses Jewish Republican of being â€œcandidate of the big lieâ€
From The Washington Examiner
Senator Sherrod Brownâ€™s campaign issued a new attack ad Friday against his rival, Republican Josh Mandel. In it, the Ohio Democrat accuses Mandel of using the â€œbig lieâ€ strategy in his campaign. The term â€œbig lieâ€ was coined by Adolf Hitler and is commonly associated with Nazi propaganda.
Mandel is Jewish.
The ad states: â€œJosh…
Ohio: Senators to Fete GOP Nominee Against Sherrod Brown
By Shira Toeplitz, Roll Call
Senate Republican leaders on Monday will fundraise for state Treasurer Josh Mandelâ€™s bid against Sen. Sherrod Brown (D).
Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.), Minority Whip Jon Kyl (Ariz.), Conference Chairman John Thune (S.D.), Policy Committee Chairman John Barrasso (Wyo.) and 26 other GOP Senators will headline the fundraiser, according to the invitation for the…
Sen. Sherrod Brown was delinquent on taxes for his D.C. condo
ByÂ Stephen Koff, The Plain DealerÂ
WASHINGTON â€” Ohio Democratic U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown was more than four months delinquentÂ in paying taxes on his Washington, D.C., apartment and had to pay a penalty and interest last week.
This was not the first time, records show.
Brown also was delinquent in 2006 and 2007 and paid penalties and interest,…