Warren, Ohio – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today announced $2,404,749.20 in federal grant awards to over two dozen Northeast Ohio Fire Departments and the Trumbull County Fire Chiefs’ Association. This funding comes in the form of the Assistance to Firefighter Grant (AFG) Program of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
Lordstown, Ohio – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today announced $875,000 in additional funding for a National Dislocated Worker Grant awarded to the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. The funding will allow for the continuation of reemployment services to workers affected by layoffs from the General Motors plant in Lordstown, as well as from four additional auto industry suppliers in No
Youngstown, OH – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today announced a grant award of $1,291,240 for the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The award will fund the rehabilitation of the runway lighting and reconstruction of the apron pavement and taxiway.
House passes the FAIR ACT – a bill to end forced arbitration agreements
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today voted in favor of legislation that restores access to the courts for millions of consumers and employees currently locked out by forced arbitration that often favors the company over the individual. The Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act (the FAIR Act – H.R.
Panelists include members from Akron Public Schools, Northeast Ohio’s Rachel’s Angels, and Summit County’s Keys to Serenity Foundation
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13), Co-Chair of the Addiction, Treatment & Recovery Caucus, today hosted a panel discussion on the opioid epidemic and its impact on students in Ohio. Panelists include members from Rachel’s Angels in Northeast Ohio, Akron Public Schools, and Keys to Serenity Foundation located in Summit Country.
Expo Will Connect Area Students with Skilled Construction Trades, Provide Hands-On Activities
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Tim Ryan (D-OH-13) and Bill Johnson (R-OH-6) along with U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Rob Portman (R-OH) encouraged Mahoning Valley students to attend the inaugural Mahoning Valley Skilled Trades Expo at the Canfield Fair Grounds next Thursday, September 26th.
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.