Rob Portman

Portman Kayaks With Wounded Veterans

Senator raises money to rehabilitate disabled service members

Rob PortmanCLEVELAND, Ohio—Sen. Rob Portman (R., Ohio) participated in a kayaking race with wounded veterans on Tuesday, raising awareness and funds for an organization helping disabled service members rehabilitate after returning from the battlefield.

Anti-Coal Group Spends $400K to Help Strickland in Ohio

Outside spending comes after coal miners union endorses Portman

Ted StricklandThe League of Conservation Voters, an environmental group that advocates for “clean energy” policies, will spend $400,000 on the Ohio Senate race to help Democrat Ted Strickland defeat incumbent Sen. Rob Portman (R.).

Republican Senators Take Big Leads in Major Swing States

New poll: Rubio up 13, Toomey up 10, Portman up 7

Marco RubioIncumbent Republican Senate candidates hold big leads over their Democratic challengers in the crucial states of Florida, Ohio, and Pennsylvania, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday morning.

Senator Demands Answers on Failed Obamacare Co-Ops

Sen. Portman says the administration owes Ohio families a solution to a problem they created

Sen. Rob PortmanSen. Rob Portman (R., Ohio) is demanding answers from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on the causes and consequences of the failed Obamacare co-op program in Ohio.

Ted Strickland Accepts First Bundled Lobbyist Contributions

Democratic Senate candidate receives influx of cash from Washington lobbyists

Ted StricklandTed Strickland, a Democrat running for U.S. Senate in Ohio, accepted more than $22,000 in bundled lobbyist contributions while advocating against the influence of “wealthy special interests” on political fundraising.