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June 24, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – During today’s House Committee on Education and Labor hearing examining the policies and priorities of the Department of Education, Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) questioned Secretary Miguel Cardona on the cost of the Biden administration’s plan to forgive student debt.

 

June 23, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) spoke at a press conference alongside members of the House Republican Conference, renewing his call for the Biden administration to address the humanitarian and national security crises currently unfolding at the U.S.- Mexico border.

 

June 17, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) today released the following statement after signing Congressman Rodney Davis’ (IL-13) letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (CA-12) urging her to fully reopen the United States House of Representatives to the public:

 

June 17, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) today released the following statement after joining more than 130 of his colleagues in signing a letter to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Denis McDonough to oppose the use of taxpayer funds for abortion services:

 

June 17, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) announced that the Lycoming Office of Veterans Affairs has endorsed the RECORDS Act, legislation he recently introduced that directs the National Personnel Records Center (NPRC) to fully reopen its operations and work to expedite a now 500,000 service records requests backlog.

 

June 16, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) today released a video detailing the many ways Americans rely on fossil fuels, including oil and natural gas, in their daily lives and explaining the critical role that domestic oil and gas production plays in bolstering our national security.

June 16, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – During today’s House Committee on Education and Labor’s hearing examining the policies and priorities of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) urged HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra to take action to lower the cost of prescription drugs.

 

June 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) was invited to participate in the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s forum, “Mounting Costs: The Real Harm of the Biden Administration’s Environmental Agenda on the American People and the Economy,” to discuss how President Biden’s radical energy agenda would harm communities across Pennsylvania. 

 

June 14, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today released the following statement after co-sponsoring a resolution that would require estimates of the inflationary impacts that all future spending and tax bills would have on low and middle-income families:

 

June 14, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — In case you missed it, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) traveled to Troy, Bradford County on Friday to meet with Penn-Troy Manufacturing and E-Tech Corporation, two critical job creators involved in the wastewater and shipbuilding industries and motor vehicle and aerospace industries, respectively.

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In The News

August 19, 2021 In The News

LOCK HAVEN — It’s possibly the longest-running community banner program of its kind in America.

We’re talking about Downtown Lock Haven’s Hometown Hero Banner Program and it’s about to continue what has become a wonderful tradition here.

August 18, 2021 In The News

Rep. Fred Keller, R-Middleburg, and 80 of his colleagues, led by Rep. Ronny Jackson, R-Texas, sent a bipartisan letter to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs Dennis McDonough, urging him to support initiatives that improve healthcare outcomes for veterans living in rural settings.

August 17, 2021 In The News

WELLSBORO — In response to state permitting issues that ultimately resulted in the downgrade of the annual Susquehannock Trail Performance Rally from a national to regional event, state and local officials gathered in front of the Wellsboro Area Chamber of Commerce building last week to pledge their unified support for the popular event that has been taking place annually since the 1970s.

August 16, 2021 In The News

Washington, D.C. – Following reports that Taliban forces have entered Kabul, U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) sent a letter to U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secretary Lloyd Austin, urging him to keep U.S. troops in the city and ensure the safe evacuation of Afghans facing Taliban violence.

 

August 16, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — As the Taliban has taken over most of the provincial capitals in Afghanistan, including the capital city of Kabul, lawmakers say it’s upsetting to see.

“It’s heartbreaking,” U.S. Rep. Fred Keller (R-Pa.) said.

Keller says the situation in Afghanistan feels like history repeating itself.

“It reminds me of Saigon,” Keller said.

August 13, 2021 In The News

MIFFLINTOWN — In an effort to better advocate for local industry, Rep. Fred Keller, R-Selinsgrove, on Thursday toured Juniata County wood pellet processing plant, Lignetics Group, and discussed ongoing challenges the facility faces.

August 11, 2021 In The News

Tunkhannock — Federal Health Leaders, the Pennsylvania Department of Health, and a number of elected officials said Tuesday that they are working together to maintain emergency room services on the campus of Tyler Memorial Hospital.

According to a news release, plans for this transition will continue in the coming weeks.

August 11, 2021 In The News

Lackawanna College’s Tunkhannock Center is now ready to welcome students with an open door to the region’s petroleum and natural gas field.

August 10, 2021 In The News

TUNKHANNOCK, WYOMING COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Officials at a hospital in Tunkhannock are working to keep emergency room services going in their hospital.

A release from Tyler Memorial Hospital states that the community would like to see the facility keep services such as imaging, outpatient care, and diagnostic services.

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