Akron and Youngstown, Ohio – Congressman Tim Ryan today congratulates the cities of Akron and Youngstown for being selected by Reinvestment Fund and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to take part in the new Invest Health initiative, aimed at transforming how leaders from mid-size American cities work together to help low-income communities thrive.
Youngstown – At a reception held today at the Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown, Congressman Tim Ryan announced the winners of the 13th District Congressional Art Competition. There were 82 entries this year from high schools around the District.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan votes in support of comprehensive opioid and heroin prevention legislation – this package of bills passed the House of Representatives today with bipartisan support. In March, the Senate passed the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA), the differences between the House and Senate versions of this legislation will be worked out in Conference.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan made the following statement on the U.S. Treasury Department’s rejection of the Central States Pension Fund’s proposed plan that would have cut the pensions of more than 47,000 Ohioans and 10 million Americans nationwide.
Youngstown, Ohio – Congressman Tim Ryan announces $19,146 for Youngstown State University. This federal grant was made available through the U.S. Department of Health and Human services and this funding will go to a YSU nurse anesthetist traineeship program.
Youngstown, Ohio - Congressman Tim Ryan announces $791,700 for the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport to acquire snow removal equipment.
Youngstown, Ohio – Congressman Tim Ryan announces the certification petition for Trade Adjustment Assistance for Warren companies MSSL Wiring System, Inc. and Adecco Staffing.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan spoke at the United Steelworkers annual Rapid Response Conference in Washington DC last night. The conference was centered around unfair trade, specifically the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). Ryan made the following statement:
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan’s legislation to require the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to appoint a coordinator to address the issue of harmful algal blooms in the Great Lakes passed the House of Representatives on Tuesday.
Washington, DC – Congressman Ryan today hosted a briefing on the dramatic increase in maternal opioid use and neonatal abstinence syndrome. This briefing was in conjunction with the Congressional Addiction, Treatment and Recovery Caucus (in which Ryan is the Co-Chair) and the Bipartisan Task Force to Combat the Heroin Epidemic (in which Ryan is a member).