Congressman Tim Ryan Statement on $9.4 Million for Youngstown Air Reserve Station in President’s Budget

Feb 3, 2015 Issues: Helping Working Families

Washington, DC – Congressman Tim Ryan statement on President Obama’s 2016 Fiscal Year Budget’s inclusion of $9.4 million for the Youngstown Air Reserve Station (YARS) to upgrade their Indoor Firing Range:

“I am pleased the President’s budget included this critical funding to ensure our Airmen here in Ohio have the equipment and facilities necessary to perform their duties and complete their missions,” said Congressman Ryan. “The men and women stationed at Youngstown Air Reserve Station work selflessly each and every day to keep our nation safe. As a member of the House Budget Committee, I will do everything in my power to ensure that this funding remains in the final bill as Congress debates the Fiscal Year 2016 Budget.”