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Senator Sherrod Brown, Democrat Of Ohio
Senator Sherrod Brown votes over 90% of the time with Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren. He is running against Jim Renacci, Republican congressman.
Ohio Democrat senator Sherrod Brown before ever being a senator has supported Ohio midwives' rights, has on his weekends served the homeless in shelters.
He is a Rhodes scholar who has fought for Ohio workers and others 16 hours a day. He refused to accept the cheaper health insurance senators had as long as the people of the US are paying more.
He is a man of compassion for all but especially the
poor, of high ethics
and intelligence in having programs passed. Senator Brown is endorsed by the Columbus Dispatch, Cleveland Plain Dealer, Toledo Blade and other Ohio papers.
1 He voted against allowing trophy hunters to do aerial hunting in our national parks.
2 He was able to
have toxic Chinese petfood taken off of the shelves.
3 He was given a 100% rating by NARAL.
4 He voted for gay marriage
5 He voted against the Patriot Act.
6 He voted no on making federal death penalty appeals more difficult.
7 He voted no on prohibition of medical marijuana in DC.
8. Brown voted against offshore drilling which is poisoning marine mammals, reptiles
9. He voted against the nominations of Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh.
10. Sherrod Brown votes over 90% of the time with Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren.
Sherrod Brown's opponent, Republican representative
1. was sued for patient death by neglect in 1 of his 20 substandard nursing homes. He has voted against
laws improving nursing home regulation.
2. opposes the Affordable Health Care Act even tho he Renacci made millions bilking Medicaid and Medicare.
3. was sued re failing to report 13 million in income to the IRS
4. voted to allow trophy hunters to murder baby animals in our
national park and to murder sea lions
5. has lied about Sherrod Brown.. the Toledo Blade among
other newspapers has asked him to stop lying.
Please pass this along to Ohio voters
6. Renacci supports animal slavery and slaughter.
7. Renacci supports increasing earnings of armsmongers and
other weapons profiteers. He has voted for Trump's national debt increasing military spending.
8. Northeast Ohio has had 900 or more fracking earthquakes which have poisoned our watershed. Perhaps Oklahoma with 5000 is the only state which has had more fracking earthquakes. Yet Renacci continues to support unregulated fracking.
9. Renacci has been accepting free plane rides around the state from a strip club owner
10. Renacci has one of the highest absentee records in the House regarding rollcall votes.
The Youngstown Vindicator reported that Renacci's campaign tactics could be compared to dumpster diving.