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May 28, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Thursday voted in favor of H.R. 7010 – The Paycheck Protection Flexibility Act, bipartisan legislation that would provide needed flexibility to the successful Paycheck Protection Program. The bill would, among other things:

May 28, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) and Congressman Scott Perry (R-PA) today sent a letter to Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine demanding more transparency and accountability in the Commonwealth’s handling of nursing homes during the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

May 26, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Tuesday urged Congress to return to regular order where members conduct official business in person and in accordance with proper protocols, such as swearing-in witnesses and allowing both sides to call individuals to testify.

 

May 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Monday called on Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf to provide parity in the reopening of raceways across Pennsylvania after the Governor announced during his press conference today that Pocono Raceway can reopen for NASCAR races should Monroe County move to the Yellow Phase and NASCAR runs the race without fans.

 

May 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) recently signed a letter led by House Small Business Committee Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH) calling for Congress to reduce red tape and roll-back unnecessary regulations that cost small businesses and employees trillions of dollars as part of the federal response to COVID-19.

 

May 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Friday voted against H. Res. 965, which would change the U.S. House of Representatives rules to allow for proxy voting.

 

The proposal would allow members to cast proxy votes on the House floor for up to 10 of their colleagues, all but end House floor debate, and allow for remote work of committees.

May 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Friday voted against H.R. 6800, the so-called “HEROES Act” that contains House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s $3 trillion socialist wish list items and does nothing to get Americans back to work and start recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

May 11, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Monday responded to Gov. Tom Wolf’s press conference during which the governor called Pennsylvania elected officials and business owners standing up for individual rights “cowards” and threatened to withhold federal funds and liability protections from counties and businesses that choose to begin to re-open.

 

May 8, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – As unemployment climbed close to 15 percent and 1.7 million Pennsylvanians have filed for unemployment, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Friday reiterated his call for Gov.

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April 9, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — New federal data shows the number of undocumented immigrants arriving at the southern border jumped by 71% between February and March while the number of unaccompanied minors doubled to nearly 19,000.

April 9, 2021 In The News

Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA12) says he's visiting the U-S - Mexico border Sunday. First to El Paso, then to the New Mexico-Mexico border.

Keller will be visiting with other republican members of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform. He says he's going to see what exactly is happening at the border, calling it a humanitarian crisis.

April 8, 2021 In The News

U.S. Congressman Fred Keller, R-12, said on Thursday that the Biden administration has caused a security and humanitarian crisis along the southwest Texas border, and that construction of the wall should resume to help alleviate illegal crossing into the U.S.

April 8, 2021 In The News

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-Pa.) was recently joined by Congresswoman Susan Wild (D-Pa.) in introducing the EMS Counts Act, bipartisan legislation to address the chronic miscounting of first responders, especially firefighters and emergency medical personnel. The bill was originally introduced last October and has been reintroduced for the current Congress.

April 8, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Fred Keller, R-Kreamer, criticized the Biden Administration for failing to visit the Mexican border and investigate immigration issues there.

Next week, he will accompany other Republican lawmakers of the House Oversight Committee there to find answers himself, he said.

April 7, 2021 In The News

Rep. Fred Keller, R-Middleburg, held a telephone town hall on Tuesday afternoon (March 30) to answer questions from his constituents throughout Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional District.

April 7, 2021 In The News

A roundtable discussion with U.S. Rep. Fred Keller, R-Kreamer and UPMC Susquehanna medical staff Tuesday revealed a disturbing trend in the COVID-19 pandemic.

“bit of a spike” in cases in the past two weeks was revealed to Keller by Dr. Rutul Dalal, chief of infectious disease UPMC Susquehanna.

April 7, 2021 In The News

WILLIAMSPORT — A roundtable discussion with U.S. Rep. Fred Keller, R-Kreamer and UPMC Susquehanna medical staff Tuesday revealed a disturbing trend in the COVID-19 pandemic.

“bit of a spike” in cases in the past two weeks was revealed to Keller by Dr. Rutul Dalal, chief of infectious disease UPMC Susquehanna.

April 7, 2021 In The News

Williamsport, Pa. -- In a roundtable discussion today at UPMC Williamsport, Congressman Fred Keller sat down with leaders at UPMC to discuss the current COVID-19 outlook, the status of the vaccine rollout, how telehealth has impacted Pennsylvanians, and legislation surrounding rural hospitals.

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