Press Releases

November 6, 2019 Press Release
USDA Rural Investment grant will go to Small Business Development Center located at the university

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller announced on Wednesday that the United States Department of Agriculture has awarded a Rural Investment grant of $99,000 to Lock Haven University so the Small Business Development Center located at the university can develop a Rural Technology, Innovation and Cyber Resiliency consulting and training program.

 

November 4, 2019 Press Release
Grant from FEMA’s High Hazard Potential Dam Program follows letter of support, tour from Congressman Keller

Williamsport, PA — Congressman Fred Keller announced today that the Williamsport Municipal Water Authority received federal grant money from the High Hazard Potential Dam grant program administered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) for remediation of the Frank E. Heller Dam in East Williamsport.

 

November 4, 2019 Press Release
Says it is time to end the selective leaks and fake transparency

Washington, D.C. — After weeks of leaking cherry-picked information from closed-door depositions, Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Impeachment Czar Adam Schiff today selectively released transcripts from two of the depositions conducted since the so-called “impeachment inquiry” began on September 24, 2019.

 

October 31, 2019 Press Release
Keller-sponsored amendments to bring sanity to legislation defeated by Democrats

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Friday voted against the Democrats’ College Affordability Act (CAA) as it went through markup in the House Education and Labor Committee.

 

October 31, 2019 Press Release
Says resolution is too little too late

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) Thursday went to the House Floor to blast House Democrats led by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Impeachment Czar Adam Schiff over the sham “impeachment inquiry” resolution.

 

Just prior to Congressman Keller’s remarks, Republicans were united in a bipartisan vote opposing the resolution.

 

October 30, 2019 Press Release
Signs on to resolution condemning Speaker’s actions, calls for roll call vote on sham transparency resolution

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today announced he has signed on to two measures aimed at holding Speaker Pelosi and the current impeachment process accountable in advance of the sham impeachment-related resolution coming to a Floor vote later this week.

 

October 28, 2019 Press Release
Language in reauthorization of the Older Americans Act would help seniors with fall-related traumatic brain injuries

Washington, D.C. — In a unanimous vote, the United States House of Representatives on Monday passed the bipartisan Dignity in Aging Act of 2019, which is the reauthorization of the Older Americans Act.

October 28, 2019 Press Release
Legislation would reform the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Washington, D.C. — Last week Congressman Fred Keller partnered with Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY) to introduce the State Workforce Incentive Act. This legislation reforms the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, shifting it to a state-directed program of annual loan repayment benefits for workers in high-need occupations.

 

October 18, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Keller wrote support letter to PENNVEST on importance of project

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
$500,000 grant from Department of Justice is part of the Improving Criminal Justice Response to Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking Grant Program

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.

 

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