WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Tim Ryan today issued the following in support of the minimum wage increase today passed by the U.S. House of Representatives:
(Washington, D.C.) - Congressman Tim Ryan (D-Niles) released the following statement today regarding President Bush's expected announcement that he intends to escalate the war in Iraq by adding as many as 20,000 troops to overall force levels:
Washington, D.C.) - Rep. Tim Ryan was sworn-in today at 2:30 p.m. as a member of the 110th Congress. He was re-elected to his third term on November 7, 2006 with 80 percent of the vote. In the Oath of Office, Rep. Ryan pledged to support and defend the Constitution of the United States.
(Washington, D.C.) - Congressman Tim Ryan (D-Niles) announced today that he was appointed to two subcommittees on the House Committee on Appropriations: the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies ("Labor-HHS") and the Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies ("Energy and Water").
(Washington, D.C.) - In Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's remarks to the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences on December 15th, he stated that: "greater scope for market forces to determine the value of the RMB would also reduce an important distortion in the Chinese economy, namely, the effective subsidy that an undervalued currency provides for Chinese firms..."
(Washington, D.C.) - Congressman Tim Ryan (D-Niles) received his top pick for a new committee assignment today when the House Democratic Steering Committee elected Ryan to serve on the exclusive House Appropriations Committee. The Appropriations Committee has jurisdiction over approximately $873 billion in federal spending for FY 2007.
(Washington, D.C.) - The House of Representatives passed a resolution introduced by Congressman Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) Thursday evening which expresses support for an Irish-American Heritage Month.
(Washington, D.C.) - Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH) announced today that Speaker-elect Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has appointed him to the House Democratic Steering Committee, the body responsible for selecting committee assignments for the 110th Congress. Pelosi called Ryan Tuesday night to inform him that she was personally appointing him to fill one of the select few leadership slots on that committee.
Congressman Tim Ryan Scheduled to Chair Labor/HHS Subcommittee of Appropriations TOMORROW 3/14/2007