Joyce believes that access to affordable healthcare is a fundamental right. Individuals must have access to affordable quality healthcare in Urban and Rural areas.
Joyce knows climate change is real and will work to make sure climate change is addressed in the U.S. Congress. Joyce will be an advocate for clean water and air.
Criminal Justice Reform
Joyce will make criminal justice reform one of her top priorities in the U.S. Congress. Joyce will work to reform sentencing policies and push for fair sentencing for all.
Joyce Griggs is the Democratic nominee for U.S. Congress in Georgia’s 1st District. She is a U.S. Army Lt. Colonel (Retired / Served 33 Years) who served in Iraq and as an intelligence officer. While serving in the U.S. Army, Joyce earned the Bronze Star, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal (with 3 stars), and the Parachutist badge. As Georgia’s 1st District next Congresswoman, Joyce Griggs will be an advocate for affordable health care for all Georgians, strongly support working families, and fight for justice and equality for all.
Joyce Griggs is a retired member of the United States Army. Use of her military rank, job titles, and photographs in uniform does not imply endorsement by the Department of the Army or the Department of Defense.
Service To Our Country
Joyce is a U.S. Army Lt. Colonel (Ret.) and served 33 years.
Joyce is a U.S. Army combat veteran who served in Iraq and as an Intelligence Officer. She was awarded the bronze star medal.
Joyce has a law degree from John Marshall Law School in Atlanta, Georgia.
Joyce is the woman for the job with over 30 years of leadership fighting for justice and equality.