Councilmember Brown: Why I am working for paid family leave

I am one of the millions of workers in the United States without paid family leave. Like so many others, I didn’t know this or the hard truth about access to paid leave in this country until my own family depended on it. But unlike many others, I’m also an elected official – and I want to change paid leave laws in this country. Read More…

Letter to the Editor: Students should support Brown, Stinziano and Ginther in Nov. 3 election

After reading about the candidates running for city council and learning about what they hope to accomplish, there are some key candidates that stand out to me. The first is Elizabeth Brown, whose vision is to build strong neighborhoods, create more jobs and fight poverty. Read more…

Local Government Insider: Columbus council candidate on trail after pause to give birth

Things have been moving at warp speed for Columbus City Council candidate Elizabeth Brown. In the past three months, the Democrat and daughter of U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown has quit her job to run for public office, moved into a new house, and—on Saturday—gave birth to her first child. Read more…