Commonsense Conservative For Ohio



Portman sponsors bill to keep full-time work at 40 hours

By Frank Lewis

April 07, 2014


Now, in addition to being concerned about how to handle health care coverage issues, small businesses are also...


This Tax Day, America needs jobs, not higher taxes

By Senator Rob Portman

March 31, 2014


April 15 is around the corner, and the taxman is happy. According to recent reports, federal tax revenues...


Getting Ohio back to work

By Rob Portman

March 30, 2014


The last few weeks, I’ve been working with my colleagues in the Senate to secure an extension of...


Portman: Senate GOP Jobs Plan Will Restore Economy

By Sandy Fitzgerald

March 08, 2014


A seven-point plan proposed by Senate Republicans will spark economic recovery in the United States, reduce unemployment rates,...


The Columbus Dispatch: Portman warns Putin on Ukraine

By Jack Torry

February 28, 2014


Sen. Rob Portman said today he is “very concerned over reports of Russian forces and mercenaries operating throughout the...


Forbes: Defusing Washington's Debt Bomb

By Senator Rob Portman

February 25, 2014


When President Obama signed the clean debt limit increase that recently passed Congress, he squandered another opportunity...


Record Herald: U.S. Senator Portman energizes the Fayette County Republicans at annual Lincoln Day Dinner

By Ryan Carter

February 18, 2014


U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) rallied the base Monday evening at the 51st-annual Fayette County Republican Party Lincoln...


National Review: The March for Life Goes On

By Senator Rob Portman

January 22, 2014


Our nation stands upon an ideal. We believe all people are created equal, and that we are...


Chinese firm to bring 800 jobs to former GM plant near Dayton

By Joe Vardon

January 10, 2014


Gov. John Kasich will announce 800 new manufacturing jobs today tied to a Chinese auto-glass company moving into...


The Columbus Dispatch: Portman, Coburn grill VA about employees performing union duties on taxpayer dime

By Jessica Wehrman

June 05, 2013


Sens. Rob Portman and Tom Coburn say they want to know why the Department of Veterans Affairs pays...