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December 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) on Tuesday announced the United States Department of Agriculture has approved a Rural Energy for America Program Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency grant of $32,422 for Irion Lumber Company in Wellsboro to purchase and install a ground mounted solar array.

 

December 10, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Tuesday, House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

 

The articles follow an effort of over four years by some career bureaucrats, members of the intelligence community, and now House Democrats to stop the Trump Presidency.

 

December 9, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced Monday he has co-sponsored H.R. 19, the Lower Costs, More Cures Act, a bipartisan solution aimed at lowering prescription drug prices that should be brought up for a vote immediately.

 

December 6, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) was featured on Fox & Friends First this morning where he slammed Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s and House Democrats’ impeachment obsession by pointing out the ongoing opportunity costs of impeachment and arguing President Trump has been able to d

December 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — The United States Department of Agriculture announced on Wednesday that the agency has published a final rule that would reform the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) for able-bodied adults without dependents.

 

December 3, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — With President Donald Trump at the NATO Summit working on important foreign policy goals like ensuring NATO allies pay their fair share toward the mutual protection pact, Congress is retuning to session this week with Democrats continuing their endless impeachment farce and impeachment hearings expected to start in the House Judiciary Committee.

 

November 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — The House Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on the Environment held its fourth hearing on PFAS chemicals Tuesday, calling as their star witness Hollywood actor Mark Ruffalo.

 

Mr. Ruffalo is starring in the movie “Dark Waters” dealing with PFAS chemicals, which is set to premiere just two days following the hearing.

 

November 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — On Monday, November 18, 2019, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the Trump administration is returning to the Regan-era policy of not viewing Israeli settlements in the West Bank—the areas of Judea and Samaria—as illegal.

 

In response, Congressman Fed Keller (R-PA) made the following statement:

 

November 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — During Thursday’s Democrat-crafted House Oversight and Reform hearing on “Examining State Efforts to Undermine Access to Reproductive Healthcare,” Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) stood up for life by sharing a personal story about how medical diagnoses are not always predictive of outcomes.

 

November 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) on Thursday announced the United States Department of Agriculture has awarded $279,800 in Rural Development investment money to Happy Tails No Kill Animal Shelter in Towanda.

 

The award includes a $229,800 loan and $50,000 grant.

 

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In The News

January 14, 2021 In The News

For the second time in 13 months, the U.S. House of Representatives voted Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump — this time, for incitement of insurrection. Once again, Centre County’s federal representatives opposed.

January 14, 2021 In The News

The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday voted 232-197 to impeach President Donald Trump for a historic second time, charging him with “incitement of insurrection” over last week’s storming of the U.S. Capitol by a riotous mob of pro-Trump extremists.

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.

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