Stories tagged with: Senator Rob Portman

August 31, 2015 - 4:37pm
22 weeks 6 days ago

United States Senator, Rob Portman made a visit to the AK Steel plant on Linden Avenue Monday afternoon.

Portman was presented with the American Iron and Steel Institute's, Steel Champion Award for his work to help the Ohio Steel Industry and employees. Portman told about how his feelings after being presented with it.

"I really appreciate the award. I mean it's--it's my job so it's what I ought to be doing which is to ensure that workers here at this plant and our other...

August 21, 2013 - 4:48pm
2 years 24 weeks ago

The Republican senator took a closed tour of Quanex, a manufacturing company that produces energy efficient products, while talking about job creation and a more energy efficient economy.

"I've been particularly interested in coming here to Quanex because of the work they do on energy efficiency," said Sen. Portman (R-OH). "They product material that goes into windows and doors. It makes them work much better for consumers and for businesses in order to save energy, and...

May 10, 2013 - 5:22pm
2 years 39 weeks ago

U.S. Senator Rob Portman paid a visit to the aerospace center in Heath Friday.

The Ohio Republican took a tour of the Boeing facility. He stressed the importance of educating Ohioans so that they can be ready when job opportunities arise.

"They do have 16 openings here right now. One thing that I did get to talk about today was that we need a trained workforce in Ohio to meet the needs of companies like this one. Those 16 openings are primarily in engineering and technicians...

February 25, 2012 - 9:13pm
3 years 49 weeks ago

Senator Rob Portman was in Zanesville Saturday for a Republican Party fundraiser.

Portman joined his fellow Republican politicians at the annual Lincoln Day Dinner at Prophets Park. The Cincinnati native said he hopes voters understand the importance of casting a ballot in this election.

"Oho is going to be in the middle of it all this year, our primary is going to be important, which is coming up a week from Tuesday, but then the general election once again is really...

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