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Congresswoman Joyce Beatty

Representing the 3rd District of Ohio

Local Issues


Beatty's Fighting for Central Ohioans

Ohio’s Third Congressional District reflects the rich diversity, vibrance, and tenacity of America. I am proud to call the Third District my home, and will continue to work tirelessly to keep it growing and prospering.

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Feb 2, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Financial Services accepted an amendment offered by U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) related to the funding of the U.S. Department of Treasury’s Office of Technical Assistance (OTA).
Oct 27, 2015 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – Today U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) joined a bipartisan coalition in supporting a renewal of the Export-Import Bank’s charter, which expired on June 30, 2015.
Oct 21, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – During today’s Congressional Black Caucus delegation visit to the World Bank, U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) led discussions with Bank leadership to address issues of minority inclusion and to develop solutions to the Somali remittances crisis.
Aug 19, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) released the follow statement today on the passing of U.S. Congressman Louis Stokes:
Jun 23, 2015 Press Release
U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) applauded the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) announcement this week to delay the implementation of the Truth In Lending Act-Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (TILA-RESPA) Integrated Disclosure rule until October 1st, 2015.
May 19, 2015 Press Release

Beatty’s Anti-Human Trafficking Bill to Become Law

Comprehensive legislation to help trafficking victims headed to White House for President’s signature

Mar 25, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement on the House Democratic budget alternative:
Feb 25, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) and U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and introduced bicameral, bipartisan legislation to begin the process of incorporating the John P. Parker House – an important stop on the Underground Railroad – into the National Park System. The Parker House is located in Ripley, Ohio.
Feb 12, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) recently sent a letter to Ohio Governor John Kasich urging his administration to allow additional time for individuals receiving Medicaid to report verification of their income to the Ohio Department of Medicaid. Congresswoman Beatty’s letter is in response to a flawed execution of the income verification notifications that may result in a loss of health care coverage. Reportedly, as many as 25-30 percent of eligible recipients did not receive the letters and many lack access to the online verification system.

Sep 30, 2014 Press Release
U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) issued the following statement on the 5 to 4 U.S. Supreme Court decision to block early voting in Ohio, originally scheduled to begin today: