Sen. Sherrod Brown (D) praised President Trump’s plan to impose tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum. Brown “defended the president, calling the announcement a ‘long overdue’ action for steelworkers in his state.” (New York Times)
HELPING HAND. America’s Liberty PAC, a super PAC backed by Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), endorsed investment banker Mike Gibbons (R). (release)
Paul had previously said he will support Gibbons in the race to take on Brown. Rep. Jim Renacci (R-16) is also running.