Media

Latest News

February 6, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today voted against the so-called Protecting the Right to Organize Act (PRO Act), a far-reaching radical bill that would force more workers into one-size-fits-all union contracts, subject more workers and job creators to union harassment, and increase disruptive and economically painful union strikes and boycotts.

 

February 5, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  – Congressman Fred Keller announced Wednesday that the House of Representatives unanimously passed his bill, H.R. 4279, to name the Post Office in Laceyville, Wyoming County, after Melinda “Mindy” Gene Piccotti, an Air Force veteran and community leader who founded Hunts for Healing.

 

February 5, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) Tuesday issued the following statement after the United States Senate voted to acquit President Donald Trump in his impeachment trial:

 

February 5, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today met with the surviving members of Merrill’s Marauders, a group of World War II heroes who made up the top-secret, long-range penetration unit of Army volunteers fighting behind enemy lines in Burma.

 

February 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) Tuesday issued the following statement on President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address:

 

“I thank President Donald Trump for delivering a forward-looking message of unity that strikes an optimistic tone for the future of our country.

 

February 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today called Gov. Tom Wolf’s plan for a natural gas severance tax irresponsible and misguided, saying the plan would stifle job creation and ongoing community investment from an industry that is already giving back to Pennsylvania.

 

January 31, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today announced the Appalachian Regional Commission has awarded a Local Access Road grant of $697,659 to Milton Borough for the Marsh Road Construction Project.

 

The grant will be supplemented with just over $1.786 million in combined state and local funding.

 

January 30, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today announced the United States Department of Agriculture will open a second round of ReConnect program funding on Friday.

 

January 29, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced today that the start of the FY 2019 Assistance to Firefighters Grants application period will begin February 3, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. and end on March 13, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

 

January 29, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today participated in a hearing with the House Oversight and Reform Committee about exploring hate and anti-Semitism 75 years after the Holocaust.

 

Congressman Keller noted that while anti-Semitism is alive in America today, it has taken the form of “a hard bigotry of soft words”:

 

Pages

In The News

March 2, 2021 In The News

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives announced an oversight investigation of Gov. Tom Wolf’s (D) handling of nursing homes and long-term care facilities during the coronavirus pandemic.

March 2, 2021 In The News

CENTRE COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) – Some state leaders say it’s time to tilt the economic playing field back in favor of labor, by raising the minimum wage to $15 dollars an hour.

Those in favor of the increase say if enacted, the change would raise the wages of 1.6 million Pennsylvania workers, turning the current minimum wage, into a livable wage.

February 28, 2021 In The News

Washington, D.C. — On Saturday, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) voted against President Biden's $2 trillion stimulus plan, claiming that the legislation was too partisan and fiscally wasteful.

February 26, 2021 In The News

Since the start of the pandemic, the federal government has taken historic steps to provide nearly $4 trillion in financial and public health assistance to the American people, with one goal in mind: defeating the virus and getting our country back to normal.

February 26, 2021 In The News

Since the start of the pandemic, the federal government has taken historic steps to provide nearly $4 trillion in financial and public health assistance to the American people, with one goal in mind: defeating the virus and getting our country back to normal.

February 26, 2021 In The News

Since the start of the pandemic, the federal government has taken historic steps to provide nearly $4 trillion in financial and public health assistance to the American people, with one goal in mind: defeating the virus and getting our country back to normal.

February 25, 2021 In The News

The Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Reform Caucus was renewed Wednesday following the release of a report on the agency's need to improve staffing and employee wellness programs.

February 25, 2021 In The News

The Federal Bureau of Prisons should develop more reliable and consistent methods of using workforce data to help with hiring and retention and to improve employee well-being, a watchdog reported on Wednesday. 

February 25, 2021 In The News

Two House representatives sent a letter Thursday to the U.S. Department of Labor requesting that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration provide business owners and workers a formal opportunity to comment on a COVID-19 emergency temporary standard.

Pages