Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) biography

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Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH)

3rd term Democrat from Ohio.


Residence: Cleveland

Marital Status: Married (Connie Schultz)

Prev. Occupation: Educator

Prev. Political Exp.: OH House, 1975-83; OH Secy. of State, 1983-91; US House, 1993-2007; US Senate, 2007-present

Education: BA Yale University, 1974; MA Ohio State University, 1979

Birthdate: 11/09/1952

Birthplace: Mansfield, OH

Religion: Lutheran

Percentage in Last Election: 51%

Major Opponent: Josh Mandel


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Sherrod Brown via Web Form.


Washington, D.C. Office:

503 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-2315
Fax: (202) 228-6321

Cleveland Office: (more district offices)

801 West Superior Ave., Suite 1400
Cleveland, Ohio 44113
Phone: (216) 522-7272
Fax: (216) 522-2239



Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Sarah Benzing
  • Scheduler: Diana Baron
  • Legis. Dir.: Jeremy Hekhuis
  • Comm. Dir.: Jennifer Donohue
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Shomari Figures
  • Education LA: Leah Hill
  • Telecomm LA: Shomari Figures
  • Transportation LA: Leah Hill
  • Transportation LA: Jonathan McCracken
  • Trade LA: Nora Todd
  • Commerce LA: Leah Hill
  • Labor LA: Nora Todd
  • Budget LA: Chad Bolt
  • Government Affairs LA: Anna Gokaldas
  • Space - NASA LA: Anna Gokaldas
  • Space - NASA LA: Leah Hill
  • Animal Welfare LA: Jonathan McCracken



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Sherrod Brown voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Motion to Recede and Amend the Bill; Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 11/08/2007 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Sherrod Brown's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Sherrod Brown a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.1021 - 'A bill to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, and for other purposes. No Send Message to Sen. Sherrod Brown
S.250 - 'A bill to amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to improve th... No Send Message to Sen. Sherrod Brown


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