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Representatives Beatty and Wagner Introduce Concussion Awareness and Education Act
Legislation to Support the Research, Prevention, and Treatment of Concussions
(Washington, D.C.) – Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) and Congresswoman Ann Wagner (MO-02) introduced bipartisan legislation, The Concussion Awareness and Education Act, H.R. 3954, supporting concussion awareness, education, and research.
Beatty works to secure funding for key programs in 2014 Omnibus Appropriations Bill
(Washington, DC) – Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement regarding the inclusion of two federal programs in the 2014 Omnibus Appropriations Bill.
Beatty Introduces Pair of Mental Health Measures
Legislation to Support Suicide Prevention Awareness and Mental Health Awareness in Schools
(Washington, D.C.) – Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement detailing a pair of mental health measures she sponsored, Support Our Student Act (S.O.S. Act), H.R. 3536, supporting mental health training for school professionals and H.Con.Res. 64, supporting the goals and ideals of suicide prevention.
Beatty Opposes Republican Attempts to Delay Implementation of the Affordable Care Act
(Washington, D.C.) – Congresswoman Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement regarding her opposition of the latest Republican attempts to delay implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
WASHINGTON — Two-year-old Patrick Bibbee of Columbus doesn’t say much, but he delivered a powerful message yesterday to members of Ohio’s congressional delegation: Children’s hospitals deserve support.
Beatty Opposes Attempt to Repeal the Affordable Care Act
(Washington, D.C.) – Congresswoman Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement regarding her opposition to the Patients’ Rights Repeal Act, H.R. 45
Today, Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-3) voted against the Patients’ Rights Repeal Act, H.R. 45, in the U.S. House of Representative, which represents the 37th attempt by House Republicans to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) enacted in 2010.
First, let me join my other colleagues in thanking my freshman class members, Mr. Horsford and Mr. Jeffries, for leading the Congressional Black Caucus' important discussion tonight on eliminating health disparities in America.
MAY STROKE AWARENESS & PREVENTION TIPS
#1) I was a healthy, active woman who suffered a stroke at 50 proving it can happen to anyone (Joyce Beatty).
#2) There are approximately 7 million stroke survivors in the U.S. (National Stroke Association).
#3) Each year, 795,000 people in the U.S. experience a stroke (National Stroke Association).
Beatty Kicks Off Month Long Advocacy
on Stroke Awareness and Prevention
Beatty to highlight stroke awareness and prevention in May to promote HR 123