Lordstown, OH – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today praised the announcement from General Motors (GM) and LG Chem to create a joint partnership that will build an electric vehicle battery plant in Lordstown, Ohio. This $2.3 billion investment will create 1,100 manufacturing jobs and break ground in mid-2020.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan announced that the Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is providing a $1.6 million grant to the Mahoning Valley Economic Development Corporation (MVEDC) in Youngstown, Ohio, to establish a new Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) in support of small businesses and entrepreneurs.
Youngstown, OH — Representatives Tim Ryan (D-OH) and Mike Doyle (D-PA) worked together to secure funding, valued at $30M to date, for a major U.S. Army program to insert additive manufacturing (AM) technologies into its supply chain. Ryan is now the second ranking Democrat on the House Defense Appropriations Committee.
Youngstown, OH – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today urged VA Secretary Robert Wilke to pay prevailing wages for all construction workers building the new VA Clinic in Youngstown. In a letter to Secretary Wilke, Congressman Ryan advocates for prevailing wages to be paid on all contracts related to the clinic and seeks assurance that the David-Bacon act is being fully applied.
Warren, OH – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today announced a $600,104 grant from the US Department of Transportation’s Buses and Bus Facilities Program for the Western Reserve Transit Authority.
Washington, DC – Congressmen Tim Ryan (OH-13) and David Trone (MD-6) today introduced legislation to strengthen worker protections. Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Chuck Schumer (D-NY) introduced the companion bill in the Senate.
Warren, OH – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today is announcing the approval of a grant of $250,000 from the Appalachian Regional Commission to the Trumbull County Board of Commissioners for sanitary sewer service in the Belmont Park area of Liberty Township.
Washington, DC – Congressmen Tim Ryan (OH-13) and David Trone (MD-6) to introduce legislation to strengthen worker protections. Sens. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Chuck Schumer (D-NY) are introducing the companion bill in the Senate.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today praised the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) proposal to begin the rulemaking process to establish 9-8-8 as a new, nationwide, three-digit phone number for a suicide prevention and mental health hotline. The Commission will vote on this proposal at its December 12 public meeting.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan (OH-13) today made the following statement after voting in favor of the Fiscal Year 2020 Continuing Resolution (CR); which funds the United States government through December 20, 2019.