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May 7, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) made the following statement regarding the April jobs report released today showing a dramatic and disappointing slowdown in job growth with only 266,000 jobs added last month:

 

May 6, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — In honor of National Correctional Officers Week, Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) today met with correctional officers and staff at USP Lewisburg to present a certificate of recognition and thank them for their continued service to the community.

 

 

May 6, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) this week lauded the benefits of local energy production, visiting with several local groups working to expand access to affordable energy to communities across Pennsylvania’s 12th District.

 

May 4, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) this week stopped by several small businesses across Pennsylvania’s 12th District to witness how they are rebounding from the COVID-19 pandemic and to gather insights from local workers and job creators on ways he can support the area workforce.

 

May 4, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C.In response to the Wolf administration’s announcement that it will lift many of Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 mitigation orders on Memorial Day, Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) made the following statement:

 

April 29, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — In case you missed it, the Williamsport Sun-Gazette editorial board today published an article in support of Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) and House Republican Whip Steve Scalise’s (R-LA) efforts to advance American energy independence a

April 28, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today released the following statement in response to President Joe Biden’s address before a joint session of Congress:

 

April 21, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today joined House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) for a webinar hosted by Cabot Oil & Gas to discuss current and proposed energy policies and weigh in on America's domestic energy sector.

 

April 19, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today introduced the Saving Hypodermic injections and Offering vaccines to Taxpayers Swiftly (SHOTS) Act with original co-sponsors Congressman Mike Kelly (PA-16) and Congresswoman Nancy Mace (SC-01).

 

April 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today joined Congresswoman Susan Wild (PA-07) and an industry coalition led by Zach Shamberg, President and CEO of the Pennsylvania Health Care Association (PHCA), to discuss ways to strengthen the health care workforce and ensure long-term facilities have the tools they need to continue caring for senior citizens.

 

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May 23, 2021 In The News

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) recently supported various legislative initiatives to reaffirm his commitment to investing in Israel’s sovereignty and its people, including signing onto a  letter to President Biden urging the administration to take actions to weaken Hamas and co-sponsoring a resolution that condemns Hamas’ transgressions against Israel.  

May 21, 2021 In The News

(AP/WETM) — Pennsylvania marked a milestone on Thursday, with 50% of adults statewide now considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

May 21, 2021 In The News

Congressman Fred Keller (R-Pa.) called on the Biden administration to step aside and reopen the economy. During an appearance on the House floor this week, he called the current economic crisis “troubling but not surprising.”

 

May 21, 2021 In The News

TalkWilliamsport.com reached out to Congressman Fred Keller for a comment in the wake of Governor Wolf extending the Covid-19 Disaster Declaration for another 90 days this afternoon.

The extension came just 48 hours after a majority of Pennsylvanians voted to limit the power of the Governor as it relates to these types of declarations.

May 20, 2021 In The News

(WTAJ) — Congressman Fred Keller backed a unique bill proposed by Congress in Washington D.C. that would exempt vehicles used as racecars from regulation by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

May 20, 2021 In The News

(WHTM) — Auto racing is big in the region and in the State of Pennsylvania and Midstate Congressman Fred Keller wants a law protecting the sport. He is co-sponsoring a bill to permanently exempt race cars from regulations by the Environmental Protection Agency. The bill would ensure that vehicles solely used for racing would not be subject to clean air laws.

May 19, 2021 In The News

History was made in Pennsylvania.

Voters here became the first in the country to limit their governor's emergency powers.

The majority of voters checked "yes" to approving amendments to our state constitution.

It comes after republican lawmakers pushed to roll-back emergency powers that Governor Wolf used during the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 18, 2021 In The News

Washington, DC - National President Patrick Yoes wrote a letter of support on behalf of the organization’s 356,000 members for Eric’s Law, legislation introduced by Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) to bring justice to crime victims and their families.

May 15, 2021 In The News

As the violence in Jerusalem between Israelis and Hamas escalates, two of the Valley’s Middle East experts say the root cause of this outbreak harkens back to unresolved Palestinian-Israeli conflicts.

May 14, 2021 In The News

Last year was the deadliest on record for correctional officers, according to the nonprofit group One Voice, which tracks correctional officers' deaths.

According to the group, 219 officers and 41 staff died of COVID-19, since March 2020.

In a typical year, about 11 officers lose their lives, One Voice said.

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