Press Releases

August 23, 2019 Press Release
Grant money will go toward rural broadband projects, food banks, and food pantries

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) Friday applauded the United States Department of Agriculture for approving three grants in Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional District.
The grant awards and locations are as follows:

August 23, 2019 Press Release
Events in fourth week of district work period inform Congressional committee assignments and future needs of Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional District

Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) started off his fourth week of the district work period by touring Cabot Oil & Gas’s operations in Susquehanna County where he learned about the company’s significant partnerships with local job creators, educational institutions, and local government.

 

August 22, 2019 Press Release
Hears higher education priorities from university officials, receives update on campus upgrades and current research projects

Selinsgrove, Pa. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) Thursday toured Susquehanna University where he heard from university officials about their higher education priorities for him to take back to Congress and work on while on the House Education and Labor Committee.

 

August 22, 2019 Press Release
Learns about partnership between gas company, local economy, and education institutions

In case you missed it, Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) toured Cabot Oil & Gas operations in Susquehanna County this week and learned about the company’s significant partnerships with local job creators, educational institutions, and local government.

 

August 16, 2019 Press Release
Involvement in Ag Dairy Summit and Ag Progress Days highlights third week of district work period

Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) spent his third week of the district work period learning about, and fighting for, the future of Pennsylvania’s agriculture industry.

On Monday, Congressman Keller joined USDA Sec. Sonny Perdue, Congressman GT Thompson (R-PA), and others in the Ag Dairy Summit where he heard perspectives from, and concerns held by, Pennsylvania’s dairy farmers.

August 16, 2019 Press Release
$1 million award is part of the Department’s goal to accelerate advanced vehicle technologies research

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) Friday applauded the Department of Energy awarding $1 million to Penn State University as part of the Department’s initiative to accelerate advanced vehicle technologies research.

 

July 29, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) released the following statement after voting against the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019:

July 18, 2019 Press Release
Tax Threatens Employer-Sponsored Health Benefits for Millions of Americans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) yesterday was one of 419 members of the House of Representatives to vote to repeal Obamacare’s Cadillac Tax. H.R. 748, the Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019, would repeal the 40 percent excise tax on more than 181 million Americans’ employer-sponsored health insurance plans.

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July 12, 2019 Press Release
Calls for a Bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) today voted against House Democrats’ partisan National Defense Authorization Act, which includes several provisions that would undermine national security and harm our troops.

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July 10, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Joins House Committee on Education and Labor and House Oversight and Reform Committee; Appointed to House HEAT Team

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) today announced his appointment to the House Committee on Education and Labor and the House Committee on Oversight and Reform for the 116th Congress, assignments that fit both Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional District and Keller’s background.

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