BROWN, Sherrod (1952-)
Senate Years of Service: 2007-

BROWN, SHERROD, A Senator and a Representative from Ohio; born in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, November 9, 1952; B.A., Yale University, New Haven, Conn., 1974; M.A., Ohio State University, Ohio, 1981; member of the faculty, Ohio State University, Mansfield, Ohio, 1979-1981; member of the Ohio State house of representatives, 1975-1982; Ohio secretary of state, 1983-1991; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Third and to the six succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1993-January 3, 2007); not a candidate for reelection to the House of Representatives but was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 2006; reelected in 2012, and again in 2018 for the term ending January 3, 2025; chair, Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs (One Hundred Seventeenth Congress).

University of Oklahoma
Political Commercial Archive
Norman, OK
Videocassettes: The commercials were used during Sherrod Brown's 1982 and 1990 campaigns for Secretary of State and his 1994 campaign for U.S. Congress in District 13 of Ohio, Democratic Party.

  • Brown, Sherrod. Congress from the Inside: Observations from the Majority and the Minority. Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 1999.
  • ___. Desk 88: Eight Progressive Senators Who Changed America. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
  • ___. Myths of Free Trade: How and Why America's Trade Policy Flies in the Face of Reality. New York: New Press, 2004.