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  Ryan, Tim
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AffiliationDemocratic  
<-  2013-08-01  
 
NameTim Ryan
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Niles, Ohio , United States
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Born July 16, 1973 (44 years)
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifedIndyGeorgia
Jun 16, 2016 10:59am
Tags Caucasian - Liberal - Anti School Vouchers - Anti-Bush Tax Cuts (Pro-Tax Cut Rollback) - Government Reform - Health Care Reform - Pro Embryonic Stem Cell Research - Pro Environment - Pro- gun - Pro-Affirmative Action - Pro-Labor - Pro-Life - Protectionist - Single - Catholic - Straight -
InfoTimothy "Tim" Ryan was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives on November 5, 2002 by the people of Ohio's 17th Congressional District.

Congressman Ryan has quickly proven himself to be a strong leader in Congress and a tireless advocate for the constituents of his district. Since taking office, Tim has worked with members of both parties to secure over $72 million in federal money for important local projects throughout his district--funding to help fix roads and bridges, support innovative research and development at area universites and businesses, improve the quality of life in Northeast Ohio, and attract good quality, high paying jobs.

Tim serves on the powerful Labor, Health, and Human Services Subcommittee on Appropriations and Energy and Water Subcommittee on Approriations. He is also the co-founder and co-chair of the House Manufacturing Caucus, a bipartisan group of lawmakers who work together to preserve America's manufacturing jobs. Tim is a champion on behalf of America's poor and middle-class and he continues to work to ensure our nation is secure at home and abroad. He is working with his Democratic colleagues to increase the minimum wage, reduce government waste, fraud, and abuse, lower the cost of health care, restore fiscal discipline to the federal budget, make college more affordable by cutting interest rates on college loans, and equip our military and first-responders with the tools they need to keep America safe.

Prior to being elected a United States Congressman, Tim served as a State Senator in the Ohio Legislature. In the Ohio Senate, Tim served as the ranking minority member on the Senate Ways and Means Committee, a member of the Senate Committee on Highways and Transportation, the Judiciary Committee on Criminal Justice, and the Senate Insurance, Commerce and Labor Committee. Ryan spearheaded efforts to establish a state-based earned income tax credit, standardize community school data reporting, and strengthen laws penalizing sexually-based offenses. He also worked closely with students to find new ways to engage young people in the political process.

Tim began his career in public service as a congressional aide with the U.S. House of Representatives in 1995 and later served as an intern for the Trumbull County Prosecutor's Office. Ryan holds a law degree from the Franklin Pierce Law Center in New Hampshire and studied abroad as part of the Dickinson School of Law's International Law Program in Florence, Italy. He graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio.

Born July 16, 1973 in Niles, Ohio, Tim is the younger of two sons, both raised by their mother, Rochelle, with the help of their grandparents, Anna and John Rizzi. He attended John F. Kennedy High School in Warren, Ohio.


JOB APPROVAL POLLS
FAVORABILITY POLLS
DateFirmFavorableUnfavorableDon't Know
02/21/2013-02/26/2013 Quinnipiac University 16.00% ( 0.0) 10.00% ( 0.0) 72.00% ( 0.0)

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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Feb 09, 2013 07:00pm News Ohio congressman's meditation crusade  Article RBH 
Jul 21, 2009 06:20pm Endorsement [OH Rep Tim] Ryan loses favor with pro-life group  Article RP 

TWITTER
Wed Jan 18 22:10:23 +0000 2017 - Betsy DeVos's confirmation hearing is getting a lot of attention -- and not for good reasons. https://t.co/C2Bi5x0h7L

Wed Jan 18 18:06:08 +0000 2017 - RT @OHdeptofhealth: Flu is now widespread across Ohio. The good news? It's not too late to get the flu shot! More flu prevention tips→ http…

Tue Jan 17 20:12:53 +0000 2017 - This CBO report is an example of why I oppose an #ACARepeal. The law is working, repeal would hurt millions. The… https://t.co/XF3g2sXVAm

Tue Jan 17 15:47:19 +0000 2017 - Wishing @MichelleObama a very Happy Birthday! Thank you for your service these last 8 years. You've inspired many t… https://t.co/9EYWrZi4L7

Mon Jan 16 15:02:01 +0000 2017 - W/ profound gratitude I remember the immutable courage of Dr. King & those who followed him towards racial & social… https://t.co/Tawk86sn7b

Sun Jan 15 19:32:23 +0000 2017 - #ACA day of action in Warren, Ohio. Communities across the country are coming together just like this to defend our… https://t.co/SPlTPK4frz

Sun Jan 15 15:58:39 +0000 2017 - Speaking of which, let's give @POTUS another big "thank you!" For saving the auto-industry. Where was the GOP on th… https://t.co/WmPKNU0ot8

Sun Jan 15 02:36:58 +0000 2017 - RT @justinamash: Dude, just stop. https://t.co/UCIqhqGnXu

Sat Jan 14 23:42:32 +0000 2017 - Scary indeed. https://t.co/wAlQRdne8j

Sat Jan 14 19:04:18 +0000 2017 - On the weekend before #MLKDAY, @realDonaldTrump chose to attack @RepJohnLewis, a civil rights icon. He should be as… https://t.co/sxDV69Yv0X

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  05/08/2018 OH Governor - D Primary ???
  01/03/2017 US House Speaker Lost 0.46% (-54.73%)
  11/30/2016 US House Minority Leader Lost 31.98% (-36.04%)
  11/08/2016 OH District 13 Won 67.73% (+35.46%)
  03/15/2016 OH District 13 - D Primary Won 89.29% (+78.57%)
  11/04/2014 OH District 13 Won 68.49% (+37.02%)
  05/06/2014 OH District 13 - D Primary Won 85.05% (+70.09%)
  11/06/2012 OH District 13 Won 72.77% (+45.54%)
  03/06/2012 OH District 13 - D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/2010 OH District 17 Won 53.89% (+23.81%)
  05/04/2010 OH - District 17 - D Primary Won 78.75% (+66.60%)
  11/04/2008 OH - District 17 Won 78.17% (+56.34%)
  11/07/2006 OH - District 17 Won 80.25% (+60.50%)
  05/02/2006 OH District 17- D Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/2004 OH - District 17 Won 77.19% (+54.39%)
  11/05/2002 OH District 17 Won 51.14% (+17.46%)
  05/07/2002 OH District 17- D Primary Won 41.31% (+13.82%)
  11/07/2000 OH State Senate 32 Won 50.99% (+15.37%)
  03/07/2000 OH State Senate 32- D Primary Won 36.45% (+6.92%)
SPECULATIVE, DID NOT RUN
  05/06/2014 OH Governor - D Primary Lost 0.00% (-83.15%)
ENDORSEMENTS
OH US Senate - D Primary - Mar 15, 2016 D Ted Strickland
Democratic Caucus Vice-Chair - Nov 29, 2012 D Joseph Crowley
US House Minority Leader - Nov 17, 2010 D Nancy Pelosi
OH US Senate - D Primary - May 04, 2010 D Lee Fisher
US President - D Primaries - Jun 03, 2008 D Chris Dodd
US President - D Primaries - Jun 03, 2008 D Hillary Clinton
OH US President - D Primary - Mar 02, 2004 D Howard Dean
US President - D Primaries - Jun 09, 2004 D Howard Dean
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C00373464 TIM RYAN FOR CONGRESS $ 424681.31