Ohio Congressional delegation:

Sen. Robert Portman and health care reform

Senator Robert Portman
Senator Robert Portman

Sen. Rob Portman
United States Senate
448 Russell Senate Office Building

Local Offices

Sen. Rob Portman
Room 310
37 West Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone: 614-469-6774

Sen. Rob Portman
Suite 3075
312 Walnut Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone: 513-684-3265

Sen. Rob Portman
Room 3061
1240 East 9th Street
Cleveland, OH 44199
Phone: 216-522-7095

Sen. Rob Portman
Room 1210
420 Madison Avenue
Toledo, OH 43604
Phone: 419-259-3895
Fax: 419-259-3899

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Sen. Robert Portman: key health care votes

5/25/2011 5:22 PM H.Con.Res.34: Ryan Budget Bill 2011

Status: Senate motion to proceed rejected 40-57, 3 not voting

This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]

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Sen. Portman voted Yes, which we score as unfavorable.

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Medicare Resource Center blog posts mentioning Sen. Robert Portman

Updated: Who voted to kill Medicare?

04/18/2011 4:04 PM -- Updated: Who voted to kill Medicare?The good news is that Ryan’s plan doesn’t appear likely to become law. The Democratic-controlled Senate and President Obama stand in its way. But the vote itself provides a stark ...

About Sen. Robert Portman

Current Office: Senator from Ohio
Name: Rob Portman
Date Elected: 11/2/2010
Party: Republican

Background Information:

Nick Name: Rob
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 12/19/1955
Birth Place: Cincinnati
Religion: Methodist
Spouse: Wife, Jane Dudley
Children: 3


  • JD, University of Michigan
  • BA, Dartmouth College

Professional Experience:

  • Attorney

Political Experience:

  • US House of Representatives


  • Committee on the Budget
  • Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
  • Subcommittee on Energy
  • Subcommittee on National Parks (Ranking Member)
  • Committee on Finance
  • Subcommittee on Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth (Ranking Member)
  • Subcommittee on Social Security, Pensions, and Family Policy
  • Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness
  • Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
  • Subcommittee on Emergency Management, Intergovernmental Affairs, and the District of Columbia
  • Subcommittee on the Efficiency and Effectiveness of Federal Programs and the Federal Workforce (Ranking Member)
  • Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations