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Congresswoman Joyce Beatty

Representing the 3rd District of Ohio



Beatty's Pledge on Healthcare

All Americans should have access to affordable, high-quality healthcare, and I will continue to work hard to make it a reality by strenghtening and improving on the Affordable Care Act. I will also continue supporting federal investment in groundbreaking medical research, as well as life-saving therapies and technologies to ensure the health and well-being of generations of Americans.  

Read more below, or please contact my office for more information concerning my work and views on Healthcare.

More on Healthcare

Dec 2, 2013 Press Release

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.

Jul 18, 2013 Press Release

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.

Jun 19, 2013 News Articles

By  Jessica Wehrman

The Columbus Dispatch Wednesday June 19, 2013 6:18 AM

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.

May 16, 2013 Press Release

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.

May 7, 2013 Speeches

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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 1, 2013 News Articles


#1) I was a healthy, active woman who suffered a stroke at 50 proving it can happen to anyone (Joyce Beatty).

Read more about Congresswoman Beatty’s stroke survivor story.

#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).

May 1, 2013 Press Release

Beatty Kicks Off Month Long Advocacy

on Stroke Awareness and Prevention

Beatty to highlight stroke awareness and prevention in May to promote HR 123

Mar 20, 2013 Speeches

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What a great opportunity for me to tell my story when I think about Medicare and what that means to me--but more importantly, what it means to this Nation, what it means to the citizens in the Third Congressional District that I represent, what it means to someone's mother, someone's grandmother, someone's spouse.