Health

We need to ensure healthcare is accessible and affordable while also protecting those with pre-existing conditions. However, we cannot bankrupt our country while doing so. We need to continue to explore practical ways to reduce the cost of healthcare. I’m proud to support legislation that seek this end by lowering the cost of prescription drugs. In addition, we need to increase insurance competition by allowing consumers to do things like purchase insurance across state lines.

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October 8, 2019 In The News

Congressman Fred Keller (R-Pa. 12) believes there’s a lack of transparency in the current impeachment inquiry being carried out surrounding President Donald Trump’s contact with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and allegations Trump had aid to the nation withheld while asking the Ukrainians to investigate Hunter Biden’s business dealings in the country.

Keller was the guest speaker during Monday’s Susquehanna Valley Conservatives meeting. He commented briefly on the impeachment inquiry during his remarks.

October 8, 2019 In The News

LEWISBURG — A large audience of more than 120 area residents filled the Col. John Kelly room on Monday night at the Country Cupboard to hear U.S. Congressman Fred Keller speak on a wide variety of subjects, such as Syria, healthcare, climate change and gun control.

Keller, who represents Pennsylvania's 12th Congressional District, was the guest speaker at the Susquehanna Valley Conservatives monthly meeting.

October 3, 2019 In The News

Representative Fred Keller, along with Tioga County commissioner Mark Hamilton and state Rep. Clint Owlett, embarked on a rigorous tour of Tioga County Tuesday, Oct. 1.

October 2, 2019 In The News

Taking advantage of his spare time while Congress is out of session, Rep. Fred Keller, R-Kreamer, was hosted by state Rep. Clint Owlett, R-Wellsboro, on a tour through Wellsboro and nearby areas.

“Our philosophy is, if we want to make sure that we get the policies correct, we need to be out here talking to the people that are getting the job done,” said Keller.

September 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Tuesday went to the House Floor to call out House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s partisan prescription drug bill and said that the legislation would stifle innovation, raise prices, and start the country on the road to socialized medicine.

In his remarks, Congressman Keller said the following:

 

“During August, I participated in a number of healthcare-related roundtables with medical professionals in Pennsylvania’s 12th congressional district.

 

September 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House Committee on Education and Labor passed an amendment introduced by Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) that would strengthen health care protections for seniors. Keller’s amendment, which passed as part of the committee’s consideration of the Dignity in Aging Act of 2019, adds fall-related traumatic brain injuries to the list of conditions covered under the Older Americans Act.

 

September 6, 2019 In The News

MILL HALL — United States Rep. Fred Keller (R-Kreamer) touched on a myriad of topics at Thursday’s Eggs and Issues, which was held at Hayood’s On the Green at the Clinton County Country Club.

Keller, who was elected in May to the House’s 12th District seat vacated by Tom Marino, talked about local issues such as the Interstate 99 corridor and national issues such as trade with China. Following his prepared speech, Keller took questions from those in the audience on a wide variety of topics.

September 6, 2019 Press Release

In case you missed it, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) made front page news in the Williamsport Sun-Gazette Thursday following a sit-down interview with the newspaper’s editorial board that focused on his work travelling to all 15 counties in the district multiple times and what he plans on taking back to Washington from the district work period.

 

Here are some highlights from the article:

 

September 5, 2019 In The News

With Congress in the midst of its annual late-summer recess, U.S. Rep. Fred Keller, R-Kreamer, said he’s using the time to further learn the concerns and needs of the 12th House District.

“It is a work month,” Keller said during a stop Tuesday at the Sun-Gazette.

Keller, elected in May to the House seat vacated by Tom Marino, is visiting communities, businesses and organizations in the region.

It’s all part of the process, he said, of helping to craft legislation back in Washington.

“We’ve made it our mission to be made available,” he said.

August 30, 2019 Press Release

In case you missed it, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) made front page news all over Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional District this week by prioritizing rural healthcare and local infrastructure projects.