Warren, OH – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) joined United Auto Workers (UAW) union on strike at General Motors (GM) in Lordstown, Ohio.
¬Ryan introduced bipartisan legislation in April 2019 making it easier to identify gluten in prescription drugs
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today recognized National Celiac Disease Awareness Day. September 13th was designated National Celiac Disease Awareness Day in order to shed light on an issue that affects three million Americans living with celiac disease – a genetic autoimmune disorder in which ingesting gluten causes damage to the villi of the small intestine. It also honors Dr.
NFL holds $3 million contest to find who can build better helmet technology
Youngstown, Ohio – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) hails selection of Youngstown, Ohio for National Football League (NFL) Helmet Challenge symposium, a $3 million contest to find who can build a better helmet to protect players from head traumatic injuries. In the 2018 NFL season, there were 214 reported concussions, down from 281 in 2017.
Bill funds elimination of every lead pipe in the U.S. and removal of lead paint from 7 million homes
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today introduced a bill to invest $100 billion to remove lead pipes and lead paint from homes across the United States – which is enough to eliminate every lead pipe in the country and remove lead paint from 7 million American homes.
Washington, DC – Representatives Tim Ryan (D-OH) and Mike Bost (R-IL) introduced the Teacher Health and Wellness Act (H.R. 4221). This bi-partisan legislation provides support for teachers by creating a pilot study at the National Institute of Health aimed at reducing teacher stress, increasing teacher health, and ultimately boosting student achievement.
Warren, OH – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) praised a new partnership between Tech Belt Energy Innovation Center (TBEIC) and Hyperion Motors. A hydrogen car company based out of Orange, California, Hyperion Motors is developing a car that can drive 400 miles and refuel in three minutes.
Washington, DC – Representatives Tim Ryan (D-OH) and Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) introduced the bipartisan Chronic Absenteeism Reduction for Every School (CARES) Act (H.R 4220). Chronic absenteeism is defined as missing ten percent or more of the school year and has been found to negatively impact school performance, high school graduation rates, and overall student success into adulthood.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) issued the following statement regarding the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers and the Association of Global Automakers’ announcement of a “voluntary” commitment to add rear seat reminder systems to new vehicles by Model Year 2025 to keep children from dyin
Trump Administration is taking $3.6 billion from 127 military projects
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) blasted President Donald Trump for stealing $3.6 billion in appropriated military funding to build the wall along the United States’ southern border. According to the Department of Defense, the Administration is taking money from 127 military projects that would repair and upgrade military bases abroad and in the United States.
Youngstown, OH – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) congratulated Boardman resident Jan Brown for her election as American Veterans’ (AMVETS) National Commander. The election marks a significant milestone in AMVETS’ history as Commander Brown is the first female commander in the organization’s history.