Press Releases

October 9, 2020 Press Release

Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today announced the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded grants to two fire departments in Bradford County.

October 6, 2020 Press Release
Thanks Senator Toomey for his years of service

Washington – Today, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) issued a statement on Sen. Pat Toomey’s recent announcement that, after 18 years in public service, he will not seek re-election to the Senate or run for governor of Pennsylvania in 2022.

 

Congressman Fred Keller made the following statement:

 

October 5, 2020 Press Release

Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) recently spoke on the House Floor to recognize Mansfield University Director of Police Services and Chief of Police, Scott Henry, for receiving the 2020 Pennsylvania Veterans of Foreign Wars John Radko Police Officer of the Year Award and the VFW National Law Enforcement Officer Award.

October 2, 2020 Press Release
Partisan wish list is devoid of meaningful relief measures

Washington – Today, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) voted against Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s America’s Conservation Enhancement Act, also known as “HEROES 2.0,” House Democrats’ latest effort to pass a partisan coronavirus relief bill that would defund the police, send taxpayer money to illegal aliens, and short-change America’s small businesses and workers in desperate need of help. 
 

October 1, 2020 Press Release
Discusses legislative priorities to improve federal prison system

Washington – Today, the Congressional Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Reform Caucus founded by Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) held its first official meeting, seeking legislative solutions to increase transparency and cooperation in improving America’s federal prison system.

September 28, 2020 Press Release
Says his refusal to meet with Judge Amy Coney Barrett is “an insult to Pennsylvanians”

Washington – Eight members of Pennsylvania’s Republican Congressional Delegation today sent a follow-up letter to Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) addressing Casey’s response to a letter sent last week urging him to support a confirmation vote for President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett.

 

September 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington – Today, eight Pennsylvania Republican members of the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter to Senator Bob Casey (D-PA), urging him to follow the Senate’s historical precedent and stand by his previous emphatic position of supporting a Senate vote on a Supreme Court nominee during a presidential election year.

 

September 18, 2020 Press Release
Says legislation aims to restore law and order in America

 

Washington – Today, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) once again showed his resounding commitment to restoring law and order in the United States, becoming an original cosponsor of the Holding Rioters Accountable Act of 2020, legislation introduced by Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (R-AZ) and Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH).

 

September 18, 2020 Press Release
Says decision casts doubt on the security of our voting system

Washington, D.C. — Today, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court sided with the Wolf Administration and the Pennsylvania Democratic Party in allowing ballots to be counted that are received up to three days after Election Day. The decision also upheld the use of satellite election offices and drop boxes. 

In response, Congressman Fred Keller made the following statement:

September 17, 2020 Press Release
Says today’s passage of H.R. 7909 and S.2683 is a win for the health and safety of our children

Washington – Today, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) spoke on the House Floor in support of two critical child care bills aimed at keeping our children safe: H.R. 7909, the Ensuring Children and Child Care Workers Are Safe Act; and S. 2683, the Child Care Protection Improvement Act. Congressman Keller is a cosponsor of H.R.

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