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February 21, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Friday that the Appalachian Regional Commission has awarded an $85,137 grant to Pennsylvania College of Technology that will be used to help purchase state-of-the-art injection molding equipment for the Plastics Innovation and Resource Center.

 

February 19, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Wednesday that Garrett Baublitz, a current senior at Juniata High School, has been accepted into the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.

 

February 19, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Wednesday that Gabriel Phillips, a 2019 Montoursville Area High School graduate, has been accepted to the United States Military Academy at West Point.

 

February 19, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Wednesday that Hannah Castellan, a current senior at Lewisburg Area High School, has been accepted into the United States Air Force Academy, located in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

 

February 14, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Friday that the Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded $807,996.00 in combined grant funds to State College.

 

The grant breakdown is $519,683 from the Community Development Block Grant Program and $288,313 from the HOME Program.

 

February 14, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Friday that the Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded $1,256,170.00 in combined grant funds to Williamsport.

 

The grant breakdown is $1,035,675 from the Community Development Block Grant Program and $220,495 from the HOME Program.

 

February 13, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) led a Pennsylvania GOP Congressional Delegation letter to Gov. Tom Wolf urging him to sign House Bill 1100 to establish tax credits for companies willing to invest $450 million to build a petrochemical manufacturing plant in Pennsylvania and create at least 800 local jobs.

February 12, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) Wednesday joined a bipartisan group of House lawmakers at a meeting with United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue at the Secretary’s office in Washington, D.C.

 

February 11, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Tuesday voted against legislation that would create a new state out of Washington, D.C. The legislation, which passed out of the House Oversight and Reform Committee along partisan lines, would create “Washington Douglass Commonwealth” for the areas surrounding the Capitol making up the current city of Washington, D.C.

February 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Monday slammed Hollywood Actor Joaquin Phoenix for his insensitive remarks about the dairy industry in his acceptance speech for winning Best Actor for his role in Joker.

 

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March 10, 2021 In The News

Rep. Fred Keller, R-Pa.., told Newsmax TV on Wednesday that the Protect the Right to Organize Act, or PRO Act, “inserts government into the employee-employer relationship," and said that there "should be a right not to organize."

March 9, 2021 In The News

MILTON — Unemployment and prolonged benefits are not healthy for the national economy, according to U.S. Rep. Fred Keller.

March 9, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. House is finalizing the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package after top House Democratic leaders announced Tuesday a final vote is scheduled Wednesday.

March 9, 2021 In The News

MILTON — Congressman Fred Keller (R-Pa.12) said Monday that a pending House vote on a $1.9 trillion federal COVID-19 relief would likely be today.

But Keller, speaking online and in-person to Central Pa. Chamber of Commerce members, had some doubts about the American Rescue Plan Act.

March 5, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Fred Keller and two local federal prison union representatives said the recently renewed Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Reform Caucus in the 117th Congress is an important venture.

Keller, the chairman of the bipartisan caucus, said it is needed to bring reforms to the BOP, advocate for prison staff and keep communities secure.

March 5, 2021 In The News

Washington, D.C. – A week after reintroducing the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Reform Caucus in the 117th Congress, Chair Representative Fred Keller (PA-12), 10 other caucus members, and local prison stakeholders released the following statements on the importance of the caucus and the work ahead to bring needed operational changes to the BOP:

March 5, 2021 In The News

In a press conference today Democratic State Representatives Matt Cartwright and Susan Wild discussed their support for the American Rescue Plan that passed the house last week.

The representatives say that this plan provides 130 billion to state education departments immediately.

March 4, 2021 In The News

Democrats are putting aside reopening schools and the economy amid the coronavirus to cram through "wish lists to keep politicians first" with H.R. 1, a bill to help Washington liberals keep control of elections and the country, according to Rep. Fred Keller, R-Pa., on Newsmax TV.

March 3, 2021 In The News

Washington, D.C. - A week after reintroducing the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Reform Caucus in the 117th Congress, Chair Rep. Fred Keller (PA-12), 10 other caucus members, and local prison stakeholders released the following statements on the importance of the caucus and the work ahead to bring needed operational changes to the BOP:

March 3, 2021 In The News

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WETM) — Pennsylvania GOP members are following the steps of New York lawmakers, pushing for an investigation into their governor. House Republicans are launching an investigation into the Wolf administration’s handling of nursing homes and long-term care facilities during the coronavirus pandemic.

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