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May 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Monday, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) slammed the federal Bureau of Prisons for sending a response letter more than five weeks after the Congressman demanded that the agency answer for its continued inmate movement during the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

May 1, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Friday introduced the Federal Prisons Accountability Act, legislation that would bring greater oversight and transparency to the federal Bureau of Prisons.

 

April 30, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Wednesday that Nathan Lusk, currently a senior at State College Area High School, has been accepted into the United States Military Academy at West Point for the class of 2024.

 

April 29, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) led a Pennsylvania Republican Congressional Delegation letter to Treasury Department Secretary Steven Mnuchin Wednesday asking the Treasury Department to ensure equitable disbursement of federal funds across local governments while granting states the flexibility they need to provide critical services.

 

April 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) Thursday returned to Washington, D.C. where he voted in support of H.R. 266, the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act. The legislation includes the following provisions to help small businesses and provide funding for hospitals and testing:

 

April 23, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Thursday made the following statement in response to Sen. Pat Toomey’s “PA Starts Up Safely” framework to gradually re-open Pennsylvania’s economy:

 

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April 7, 2021 In The News

EAST BUFFALO TOWNSHIP — Fred Keller (R-Pa. 12) confirmed Tuesday he would visit El Paso, Texas, and other spots along the United States border with Mexico.

April 6, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. – One of the Valley’s U.S. Congressmen will be heading to the US/Mexico border to see firsthand the immigration crisis. Monday, U.S. Congressman Fred Keller (R-12th, Kreamer) says he and other House Oversight Committee Republicans were headed to the southern border with Mexico at El Paso.

April 6, 2021 In The News

Democratic National Committee Chairman Jaime Harrison says his party must 'battle the damage' from movements including ‘Defund the police.’ U.S. Rep. Fred Keller of Pennsylvania with reaction.

April 5, 2021 In The News

Amtrak said it would like to expand and improve its rail service across the country as part of President Biden's proposed American Jobs Plan, including right here in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

April 5, 2021 In The News

The plan includes spending for repairing roads and bridges, rebuilding of schools and hospitals, and expanding electric vehicles and replacing water systems.

In addition, it would rebuild the clean energy workforce, expand manufacturing, and boost caregiving as a profession to serve the elderly and disabled.

March 31, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. - President Joe Biden’s historic $2.25 trillion transportation and infrastructure plan will face an uphill battle in Congress. Republicans, and even some Democrats, are skeptical of the price tag.

March 31, 2021 In The News

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — State lawmakers are far apart when it comes to Pennsylvania’s increased minimum wage proposals. Advocates saying the time is now, opposers, say now is not the time.

March 31, 2021 In The News

U.S Rep. Fred Keller held a tele-town hall on Tuesday, March 30, during which he addressed issues ranging from broadband access to problems with the U.S. Postal Service to election reform in PA.

March 31, 2021 In The News

PA’s 12th District Discusses Concerns with Rep. Fred Keller

WASHINGTON DC – 12th District US Congressman Fred Keller (R-12th, Kreamer, Pa.) hosted an hour long tele-town hall Tuesday evening, talking to a dozen Valley residents about the US Mexico border crisis, proposed gun law changes, and government over-spending.

March 31, 2021 In The News

U.S. Congressman Fred Keller said during a one-hour telephone town hall event Tuesday afternoon, that he will be traveling to the southwest border to assess the situation for himself, "and be informed about what is happening."

Several questions by callers were very concerned about illegal immigration, and the situation at the border, which Keller referred to as a crisis.

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