Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today repeated his call for adequate staffing levels at the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) after Jeffrey Epstein’s apparent suicide. The incident brings renewed attention to the issue of chronically understaffed facilities, overworked correctional officers (COs), and unsafe conditions for inmates and COs alike.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) urged Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to call the Senate back from August recess to address the gun violence epidemic. Following two mass shootings in El Paso, TX and Dayton, OH this past weekend, Congressman Ryan sent a letter calling for the Senate to vote on the House-passed gun reform bills: H.R.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) issued the following statement regarding the announcement of a new location for the Youngstown VA Outpatient Clinic which will enhance the VA’s ability to provide primary, mental health, and specialty services to the more than 10,500 Veterans served by the clinic annually.