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March 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Wednesday joined the entire Pennsylvania Congressional Delegation in writing to U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Jovita Carranza urging the SBA to immediately approve the disaster declaration request sent by Gov.

March 14, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Saturday voted in support of H.R. 6201, legislation aimed at mitigating the economic impact of the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States.

 

On the bill, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) made the following statement:

 

March 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Tuesday that H.R. 6020—legislation that requires the Government Accountability Office to evaluate the costs of Major League Baseball’s plan to eliminate 42 Minor League Baseball teams, including the State College Spikes and the Williamsport Crosscutters—unanimously passed the United States House of Representatives.

March 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Tuesday that Alex Patton, a current senior at Wyalusing Jr./Sr. High School, has been accepted into the United States Air Force Academy, located in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

 

March 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) voted on Wednesday to support the $7.8 billion supplemental funding bill aimed at responding the Coronavirus.

 

The Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Bill:

March 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives yesterday passed bipartisan legislation which includes language from bills co-sponsored by Congressman Fred Keller to improve rural access to high-speed broadband. S.

March 3, 2020 Press Release

Wilkes-Barre, Pa. – The offices of U.S. Senator Pat Toomey and U.S. Congressman Fred Keller will honor Korean War veterans with the Korean Ambassador for Peace Medal. Senator Toomey and Congressman Keller are working with the Korean Consul General to provide medals for United States veterans who reside in Bradford County for their honorable service in the Korean War.

March 2, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Monday that the Federal Emergency Management Agency, under the Department of Homeland Security, has awarded a $1,331,220.01 grant to Franklin Township, Susquehanna County, for roadway repair as a direct result of damage suffered during storms in August 2018.

 

February 27, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) testified before the House Transportation Committee’s Subcommittee on Water Resources to advocate for additional Williamsport Levee project funding to be included in the Water Resources Development Act reauthorization bill this year.

 

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January 14, 2021 In The News

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Like they did in 2019, Pennsylvania’s members of the U.S. House again split down party lines on Wednesday on impeaching President Donald Trump.

All nine Democrats voted a second time to impeach Trump, while all nine Republicans voted against impeaching Trump.

January 14, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — President Donald Trump is now the first president to be impeached twice.

Nexstar Washington correspondent Basil John reports on where lawmakers stand on the issue.

“This beacon of democracy became the site of a vicious attack,” Congressman Jim McGovern (D-Mass.) said.

McGovern and other lawmakers pushed for the impeachment of Trump.

January 13, 2021 In The News

Outcries by free-speech advocates objecting to the banning of President Donald Trump's Twitter account, and similar actions taken by Facebook, Amazon and Google, show a misunderstanding of the First Amendment of the Constitution, law experts said on Monday.

January 13, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Fred Keller, R-Kreamer late Monday came out in strong opposition to plans by House Democrats to pursue impeachment proceedings against President Trump.

The House is to vote today on a resolution urging Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove Trump from power.

The vote on the impeachment resolution would come Wednesday morning.

January 12, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright and U.S. Sen. Bob Casey said Monday they will support a second impeachment of President Donald Trump.

Two other congressmen from Northeast Pennsylvania, Rep. Dan Meuser and Rep. Fred Keller, warned impeachment will only further divide the nation.

January 12, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Fred Keller, R-Kreamer, told local leaders Monday he’s happy the latest COVID-19 relief bill will provide help to the many small businesses and families hurt by the pandemic.

However, he made it clear he could not support the legislation because it included provisions that in the long run can hurt the economy.

January 12, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WENY) – Monday, House Democrats introduced an article of impeachment against President Donald Trump, charging him with “willfully inciting violence against the Government of the United States” over Wednesday's deadly riots that left six people dead, including two Capitol Police Officers.

January 8, 2021 In The News

"After we got done with the certification of President-elect Biden and Vice-President-elect Harris, I came home."

Congressman Fred Keller was back home in Central Pennsylvania when he joined Newswatch 16 by Zoom, one day after the historic events at the Capitol.

January 7, 2021 In The News

Valley Congressmen Fred Keller and Dan Meuser voted to reject the certification of Pennsylvania's electoral college votes for President-elect Joe Biden overnight, joining six other state Republicans.

January 7, 2021 In The News

Federal lawmakers from Pennsylvania strongly condemned Wednesday's riot at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., which halted the ceremonial electoral confirmation process.

Rep. Dan Meuser, a Republican who represents the 9th District that covers a part of Northumberland and all of Montour County, said he stayed behind to help Capitol Police as "rioters" broke into the House.

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