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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Pennsylvania U.S. Rep. Fred Keller (R) is slamming Joaquin Phoenix’s Oscar speech from Sunday night, saying the actor is degrading one of the top industries in Central and Northern Pennsylvania.
Rep. Fred Keller trashed actor Joaquin Phoenix for his "detestable" remarks about the dairy industry during his acceptance speech at the Academy Awards.
Rep. Fred Keller (R-Pa.) is blasting Joaquin Phoenix as "out-of-touch" for his "offensive" Oscar acceptance speech about animal rights.
"Joaquin Phoenix winning Best Actor for playing the Joker fits him to a T because his comments would have been laughable were they not so offensive," the Pennsylvania Republican said in a statement this week.
Mark Lawrence and Joe McGranaghan discuss a news release from US Congressman Fred Keller (R-12th, Kreamer, Pa.) calling out Joaquin Phoenix and his comments about the abuse of dairy cows. We argue a little about stop and frisk.
Somewhere between referencing the fight against injustice and recalling his late brother's plea for love, actor Joaquin Phoenix spent a chunk of his Academy Award acceptance speech talking about cows. Dairy cows, to be specific.
On Monday, dairy farmers pushed back.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) slammed Hollywood Actor Joaquin Phoenix for his insensitive remarks about the dairy industry in his acceptance speech for winning Best Actor for his role in Joker.
During his speech at last night’s Academy Awards, Phoenix blamed an “ego-centric world view” for a culture where one species can “exploit another with impunity.”
SCCTC, otherwise known as the Susquehanna County Career and Technology Center, is preparing young folks for all sorts of careers, including as CDL drivers.
Congressman Fred Keller (PA 12th District) and other elected officials got a first-hand look on Jan. 31 at the nearly completed CDL training facility at Susquehanna County Career & Technology Center (SCCTC) at the Elk Lake School District. Keller expressed his enthusiasm for the program after also taking part in a round-table discussion about the funding of trades education.
A commercial driver’s license training program set to begin soon at the
A pad has been paved on the Elk Lake campus to meet the testing standards required for those taking a CDL driving test. STAFF PHOTO/STACI WILSON
Susquehanna County Career and Technology Center has piqued the interest of Congressman Fred Keller (R-Pa.).
The animal rights spiel about the plight of dairy cows by Best Actor winner Joaquin Phoenix during his acceptance speech at Sunday’s Oscars ceremony struck a sour note with a Pennsylvania congressman.