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Congressman Tim Ryan

Representing the 13th District of Ohio

Press Releases

May 1, 2019 Press Release
Over the weekend Falcon Transport closed abruptly, laying off over 500 employees

Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) delivered a House Floor speech today on the abrupt closure of Youngstown’s Falcon Transport, which resulted in over 500 employees being laid off this past weekend. Ryan criticized President Trump for breaking his promise to American workers and passing a flawed tax bill that disadvantaged American families.

May 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON — The House Appropriations Subcommittee on the Legislative Branch today approved its fiscal year 2020 bill. The bill appropriates a total of $3.943 billion, $135 million or 3.6 percent more than in FY 2019.  The bill next heads to the full Committee for markup.

April 30, 2019 Press Release
550 employees lost their jobs without notice on the weekend

Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) urged the U.S. Secretary of Labor to help the 550 employees who were laid off abruptly by Falcon Trucking this past weekend.

April 30, 2019 Press Release
Legislation increases discretionary funding by $135 million from enacted 2019 level

Washington, DC – The House Appropriations Committee today released the draft fiscal year 2020 Legislative Branch funding bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The legislation funds the Legislative Branch of the U.S. government, including the U.S. House of Representatives, Congressional Budget Office, and Capitol Police. 

April 28, 2019 Press Release

Youngstown, Ohio – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) made the following statement regarding Falcon Trucking’s closure – laying off 550 employees. Youngstown's Falcon Trucking was founded in 1903 and was locally owned and operated until its sale in 2017 to CounterPoint Capital Partners – a venture capital and private equity firm based in Los Angeles, California.

April 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) introduced the RETAIN Act, a bill to keep federal contracting jobs in the United States. The bill modifies the United States Codes for civilian and defense contracts by adding a preference for contractors that promise to retain jobs in the United States.

April 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) released the following statement after Attorney General William Barr released the redacted Mueller report:

April 16, 2019 Press Release
Legislation is endorsed by Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) and National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
April 9, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressmen Tim Ryan (OH-13) and Tim Walberg (MI-07) reintroduced the Great Lakes Agricultural Stewardship Act to promote conservation efforts throughout the Great Lakes region.