Press Releases

December 10, 2019 Press Release
Rural Energy for America Program grant will help install renewable energy sources

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) on Tuesday announced the United States Department of Agriculture has approved a Rural Energy for America Program Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency grant of $32,422 for Irion Lumber Company in Wellsboro to purchase and install a ground mounted solar array.

 

December 10, 2019 Press Release
Calls it a sad day for our republic

Washington, D.C. — Tuesday, House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

 

The articles follow an effort of over four years by some career bureaucrats, members of the intelligence community, and now House Democrats to stop the Trump Presidency.

 

December 9, 2019 Press Release
The “Lower Costs, More Cures Act” promotes innovation, competition, transparency to make medicine affordable

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Monday he has co-sponsored H.R. 19, the Lower Costs, More Cures Act, a bipartisan solution aimed at lowering prescription drug prices that should be brought up for a vote immediately.

 

December 6, 2019 Press Release
Says President Trump has kept his word and delivered on his promises “with one hand tied behind his back”

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) was featured on Fox & Friends First this morning where he slammed Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s and House Democrats’ impeachment obsession by pointing out the ongoing opportunity costs of impeachment and arguing President Trump has been able to d

December 4, 2019 Press Release
Says changes for able-bodied adults without dependents will encourage work and bring integrity to the program

Washington, D.C. — The United States Department of Agriculture announced on Wednesday that the agency has published a final rule that would reform the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) for able-bodied adults without dependents.

 

December 3, 2019 Press Release
Argues it’s the latest opportunity cost suffered as a result of the sham process

Washington, D.C. — With President Donald Trump at the NATO Summit working on important foreign policy goals like ensuring NATO allies pay their fair share toward the mutual protection pact, Congress is retuning to session this week with Democrats continuing their endless impeachment farce and impeachment hearings expected to start in the House Judiciary Committee.

 

November 19, 2019 Press Release
Argues PFAS hearings continue to be a rush to judgement when more research is needed by real scientists

Washington, D.C. — The House Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on the Environment held its fourth hearing on PFAS chemicals Tuesday, calling as their star witness Hollywood actor Mark Ruffalo.

 

Mr. Ruffalo is starring in the movie “Dark Waters” dealing with PFAS chemicals, which is set to premiere just two days following the hearing.

 

November 19, 2019 Press Release
Says new rule on settlement expansion is in support of Israeli sovereignty

Washington, D.C. — On Monday, November 18, 2019, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the Trump administration is returning to the Regan-era policy of not viewing Israeli settlements in the West Bank—the areas of Judea and Samaria—as illegal.

 

In response, Congressman Fed Keller (R-PA) made the following statement:

 

November 14, 2019 Press Release
Discusses personal story showing diagnoses do not necessarily predict outcomes

Washington, D.C. — During Thursday’s Democrat-crafted House Oversight and Reform hearing on “Examining State Efforts to Undermine Access to Reproductive Healthcare,” Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) stood up for life by sharing a personal story about how medical diagnoses are not always predictive of outcomes.

 

November 14, 2019 Press Release
Will help build new animal shelter and provide public education on responsible pet ownership

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) on Thursday announced the United States Department of Agriculture has awarded $279,800 in Rural Development investment money to Happy Tails No Kill Animal Shelter in Towanda.

 

The award includes a $229,800 loan and $50,000 grant.

 

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