Apr 23, 2015 Press Release
U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) applauds the long overdue Senate confirmation of Loretta Lynch, the first African-American woman, to be the next United States Attorney General. The Senate approved the nomination by a vote of 56-43. The historic confirmation of Loretta Lynch follows months of Rep. Beatty taking action and speaking out on the need for expedient action.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) introduced bipartisan legislation, H.R. 1857, to honor extraordinary World War II hero Major Dominic S. Gentile by posthumously awarding him the Medal of Honor. The legislation is being cosponsored by Rep. Steve Stivers (OH-15) and is endorsed by the National Desert Storm and Desert Shield Memorial.
Apr 14, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC – In recognition of Equal Pay Day, Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement:
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) helped lead the successful House passage of the Capital Access for Small Community Financial Institutions Act of 2015, H.R. 299. The legislation will allow privately-insured credit unions to apply for membership in the Federal Home Loan Bank System, thereby providing individuals and businesses greater access to credit in a tight credit-market. H.R. 299 is being led Congressman Steve Stivers (OH-15) and Congresswoman Beatty, and passed the House unanimously.
Apr 9, 2015 Press Release
COLUMBUS, OH – Last night, central Ohio gathered at the award-winning Columbus Museum of Art to celebrate young talent as Congresswoman Beatty (OH-03), Congressman Stivers (OH-15), and Congressman Tiberi (OH-12) co-hosted the Central Ohio 2015 Congressional Art Competition Reception.
COLUMBUS, OH – U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) released the following statement on the Ohio State Senate Republican proposed transportation budget that would require out-of-state college students to pay a fee and obtain an Ohio driver’s licenses and vehicle registrations if they register to vote in the state:
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) spearheaded an effort and was joined by 21 additional Members of Congress to urge the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education to provide $1.6 billion in funding for the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) within the National Institutes of Health (NIH). NINDS supports research to improve our fundamental understanding of the nervous system and leverages that knowledge to reduce the burden of neurological disorders.
Mar 26, 2015 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) voted in favor of legislation that would help seniors and children by fixing the Medicare reimbursement sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula and funding the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for two years.
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:
Mar 23, 2015 Press Release
COLUMBUS, OH – Today, U.S. Congresswoman Joyce Beatty (OH-03) highlighted the successes over the past five years since the passage of Affordable Care Act (ACA). The ACA delivers coverage to 16.4 million Americans that were previously uninsured, allows for free access to annual medical screenings, and removes caps on coverage.