Republican Congressman John Joyce Announces Re-Election Bid


WASHINGTON, DC- Republican U.S. Congressman John Joyce of Pennsylvania has announced he will seek re-election to represent the 13th District.

Joyce was first elected to the House in 2018 and has served three terms. He is a member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee and also serves as a member of both the Health and the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittees.

Before running for Congress, Joyce and his wife Dr. Alice Plummer Joyce established Altoona Dermatology Associates. Joyce received his undergraduate degree from Penn State and his Doctor of Medicine from Temple University.

The 13th Congressional District consists of all of Adams, Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Mifflin, and Perry counties. It also includes portions of Cumberland and Somerset counties.

In his campaign announcement, Joyce highlighted border security, crime, inflation, and high-speed internet as key issues. He said he is running for re-election to “fight to defend our conservative values in Congress.”

Joyce is expected to face a Democratic challenger in the 2024 election.

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