February 03, 2021

Brown Meets with President Biden and Senate Chairmen at White House to Discuss Covid Relief Package

Brown Will Help Pass Key Provisions of the Package as Senate Banking & Housing Chairman

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) met with President Biden and other key Senate Chairmen at the White House to discuss efforts to move forward on the COVID relief package proposed by President Biden. As incoming Chair of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee, Brown will help shepherd key provisions of the package through the Committee and through the Senate.

“President Biden and Senate Democrats are committed to getting critical COVID relief to the American people as quickly as possible. Today, President Biden and I discussed a number of our shared goals for the next package including housing relief, help for small businesses, ramped up vaccine production and the need to put more money in the pockets of working people and secure promised pensions for retired Americans. I look forward to working with my colleagues on the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee to ensure these key priorities are included in the larger package and signed into law by President Biden,” said Brown.