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Rob Portman
United States Senator from the Buckeye State.
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Rob Portman 15h
During my visit to , I was proud to meet & have lunch with brave servicemen from who were in the demilitarized zone serving on the frontlines to protect the people of South Korea from potential North Korean aggression.
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Rob Portman 16h
In our discussion with South Korean officials, we discussed ways to prevent from circumventing sanctions & keep maximum pressure until there is real change. Our sanctions must remain in place until North Korea changes course and agrees to denuclearize.
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Rob Portman 16h
remains among our most steadfast allies & a strong economic partner. Enjoyed my productive meeting with Trade Minister Yoo Myung-hee & we should continue to find every opportunity to build on this strategic relationship between our countries.
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Rob Portman 17h
During my visit to Korea this week, I met with Trade Minister Yoo Myung-hee to discuss our efforts to deepen economic ties between Korea & the US and open markets for Made in exports.
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Rob Portman 17h
Replying to @GoranSa60399130
Yes it is a North Korean officer. Proud to honor Otto’s memory at the
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Rob Portman 17h
Remembering Otto Warmbier while visiting the demilitarized zone. His courage and memory will never be forgotten. As our dialogue w/ continues, it’s important we address its human rights abuses & ensure there is real change.
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Rob Portman Apr 16
In my op-ed for the I discuss how, despite the strong economy & creation we’ve seen, there’s still a shortage of workers b/c so many are gripped by the & are on the sidelines. I’m working to get them out of the shadows.
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Rob Portman Apr 15
Heartbreaking news from about . A terrible tragedy to lose a treasured cathedral of faith, the construction of which began in 1160. Praying for the people of & all those working to contain this fire.
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Rob Portman Apr 15
will increase investment in struggling communities in that truly need it, spurring new formation, infrastructure & ! I fought for the inclusion of this important incentive in .
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Rob Portman Apr 15
It's been more than 20 years since the last reform & it’s desperately needed. At a hearing last week I said I believe we’re moving in the right direction but there’s still work to do in making the IRS more accountable & responsive to taxpayers
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Rob Portman Apr 15
I have crisscrossed the state of to see firsthand that positive impacts that has had on workers & businesses. More & more companies are using their tax savings to create , increase wages, expand their business & invest in their employees.
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Rob Portman Apr 15
According to both the right-leaning Tax Foundation & the left-leaning Tax Policy Center, approximately 90% of middle-class Americans are getting a bigger paycheck & more take-home pay because of . That’s good news from hardworking !
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Rob Portman Apr 14
Last week I re-introduced legislation to require our federal agencies to take better care of unaccompanied children & ensure they appear at their immigration court proceedings. This bill will help make our immigration system more effective.
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Rob Portman Apr 14
My bipartisan legislation to reauthorize &strengthen the Second Chance Act was signed into law last year. I’m proud to lead the effort to name April as Second Chance Month. The mistakes of our past don’t have to define the potential of our future
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Rob Portman Apr 14
As I said on the last week, by reinvesting in America w/ world class CTE infrastructure investment, pro-growth, pro-innovation economic policies that we started w/ , we signal to & the world that we are a vibrant nation.
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Rob Portman Apr 14
I joined my colleagues in introducing the last week b/c no American family should ever have to worry that they will be denied health care coverage because of a pre-existing condition.
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Rob Portman Apr 14
Replying to @senrobportman
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Rob Portman Apr 14
Last week I introduced bipartisan legislation to provide financial relief to military spouses dealing w/ the death or catastrophic disability of a loved one as the result of their service. This is a common-sense bill & I urge my colleagues to join me in supporting it.
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Rob Portman Apr 14
Replying to @senrobportman
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Rob Portman Apr 14
The skills gap in is a real problem. As I crisscross the state talking to employers, I hear one message loud & clear. There aren’t enough qualified workers to fill the open . My bipartisan will make CTE programs more affordable so we can fill these .
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