Pennsylvania's 12th Congressional District

As I’ve long said, government works best when the people define their government, not the other way around. I want those in Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional District to know that my offices are an open channel for them to express their concerns and make their priorities my priorities. I encourage anyone in Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional District to get in touch with our office so the PA-12 team knows what you are thinking and what you would like us to work on for you.

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October 18, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) congratulated the Lemon Township & Tunkhannock Township Joint Municipal Sewer Authority on receiving a $10,008,698 grant and a $3,317,652 loan from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) to help eliminate the use of contaminated drinking wells, work to improve an impaired local lake, and construct a new wastewater treatment plant.

 

October 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today announced the Borough of State College was awarded an Improving Criminal Justice Response to Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking Grant Program grant of $500,000 from the Department of Justice’s Office of Violence Against Women.

 

The grant encourages inter-governmental law enforcement partnerships to ensure that sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking are treated as serious violations of criminal law.

 

October 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.--Today, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) went to the House Floor to call out Democrats’ non-transparent “impeachment inquiry” that he says is denying the President basic due process rights, has prevented the minority party from holding the majority party accountable, and has prevented minority party members from reading transcribed testimony.

 

In part, Congressman Keller noted:

 

October 17, 2019 In The News

HARRISBURG — Marsy’s Law for Pennsylvania, which is aimed at providing equal rights to crime victims in Pennsylvania by ensuring constitutional protections, announced this week that Congressman Fred Keller (R-Pa. 12) has been presented with the Guardian of Victims’ Rights Award.

October 17, 2019 In The News

SELINSGROVE — U.S. Rep. Fred Keller was honored as a supporter of victims' rights on Tuesday in a move to raise awareness about Marsy's Law, a proposed constitutional amendment establishing the rights of victims of crime that will be on the November ballot.

Although Pennsylvania has state laws providing crime victims certain rights, including notification of when a defendant is scheduled to be released from prison, Keller said the proposed law would make it a constitutional right.

October 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — The Appalachian Regional Commission on Tuesday announced the recipients for the 12th Congressional District of Pennsylvania’s POWER Awards, totaling $2,500,000 that will support broadband implementation in Northern Pennsylvania.

 

October 14, 2019 In The News

U.S. Congressman Fred Keller (R-12) was back in Bradford County Friday, this time to meet with officials of the Global Tungsten and Powders Corporation before touring the Towanda headquarters of the international operation.

October 10, 2019 In The News

 A U.S. Congressman made a pit stop at a local college Wednesday morning.

Fred Keller, who represents Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional district, toured Lycoming College, learning more about higher education opportunities.

U.S. Congressman Fred Keller spent his Wednesday morning discovering all that Lycoming College has to offer. Congressman Keller, who was recently appointed to the Education and Labor Committee, says this was the perfect opportunity to bring back ideas to Washington.

October 10, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Fred Keller, R-Kreamer, came away seemingly impressed by the East Third Street Old City Gateway Project linking Lycoming College to the Williamsport’s downtown.

The first-term congressman took a tour of the new Kraph Gateway Center building, the keystone of the project located at the southeast end of the campus, Wednesday morning.

“It’s great for Williamsport,” he said. “It’s really a great community.”

Keller, elected to Congress earlier this year, noted that he has been coming to Williamsport since he worked in the lumber industry.

October 9, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Wednesday issued the following statement calling for an end to the non-transparent and legally unsupported “impeachment inquiry”: