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November 6, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller announced on Wednesday that the United States Department of Agriculture has awarded a Rural Investment grant of $99,000 to Lock Haven University so the Small Business Development Center located at the university can develop a Rural Technology, Innovation and Cyber Resiliency consulting and training program.

 

November 4, 2019 Press Release

Williamsport, PA — Congressman Fred Keller announced today that the Williamsport Municipal Water Authority received federal grant money from the High Hazard Potential Dam grant program administered by the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) for remediation of the Frank E. Heller Dam in East Williamsport.

 

November 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — After weeks of leaking cherry-picked information from closed-door depositions, Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Impeachment Czar Adam Schiff today selectively released transcripts from two of the depositions conducted since the so-called “impeachment inquiry” began on September 24, 2019.

 

October 31, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Friday voted against the Democrats’ College Affordability Act (CAA) as it went through markup in the House Education and Labor Committee.

 

October 31, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) Thursday went to the House Floor to blast House Democrats led by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Impeachment Czar Adam Schiff over the sham “impeachment inquiry” resolution.

 

Just prior to Congressman Keller’s remarks, Republicans were united in a bipartisan vote opposing the resolution.

 

October 30, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today announced he has signed on to two measures aimed at holding Speaker Pelosi and the current impeachment process accountable in advance of the sham impeachment-related resolution coming to a Floor vote later this week.

 

October 28, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — In a unanimous vote, the United States House of Representatives on Monday passed the bipartisan Dignity in Aging Act of 2019, which is the reauthorization of the Older Americans Act.

October 28, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Last week Congressman Fred Keller partnered with Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY) to introduce the State Workforce Incentive Act. This legislation reforms the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, shifting it to a state-directed program of annual loan repayment benefits for workers in high-need occupations.

 

October 18, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) congratulated the Lemon Township & Tunkhannock Township Joint Municipal Sewer Authority on receiving a $10,008,698 grant and a $3,317,652 loan from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) to help eliminate the use of contaminated drinking wells, work to improve an impaired local lake, and construct a new wastewater treatment plant.

October 18, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today announced the Borough of State College was awarded an Improving Criminal Justice Response to Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking Grant Program grant of $500,000 from the Department of Justice’s Office of Violence Against Women.

 

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February 5, 2021 In The News

In his inauguration address, President Biden spoke of a nation moving forward as one to overcome the many challenges ahead, proclaiming that doing so “requires the most elusive of things in a democracy: unity.” 

February 5, 2021 In The News

Aviation’s future is taking center stage today as top lawmakers worry about commercial service in and out of Williamsport’s airport.

February 5, 2021 In The News

Community leaders took turns citing reasons why commercial airline service is vital for the area in a three-hour webinar Thursday.

The Center for Rural Pennsylvania Hearing brought together officials from government, industry, education, and health care.

January 29, 2021 In The News

This week, leading advocacy groups and healthcare workers have endorsed the bipartisan Nurses CARE Act, a bill introduced last week which would allow temporary nurse aides to retain their certification status after the COVID-19 emergency declaration has been lifted.

January 29, 2021 In The News

Members of the House Energy Action Team — including U.S. Rep. Fred Keller, R-Kreamer — recently sent a letter calling on President Joe Biden to reverse his orders rejoining the Paris climate change accords and rescinding a permit for the Keystone pipeline project.

January 29, 2021 In The News

The Greater Susquehanna Valley YMCA faced challenges which it had never expected in 2020. It was during those challenging times, brought on by the coronavirus pandemic, that the organization shined throughout the community, according to the outgoing corporate board president.

January 29, 2021 In The News

Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced today that leading advocacy groups and health care workers have endorsed the Nurses CARE Act, a bipartisan bill Keller introduced last week with Congresswoman Susan Wild (D-PA) to allow temporary nurse aides (TNAs) to retain their certification status after the COVID-19 emergency declaration has been lifted.

January 29, 2021 In The News

One of the first executive orders President Joe Biden signed last week canceled the permit for the Keystone XL pipeline. Now, some Pennsylvania lawmakers fear the new administration will target the commonwealth’s natural gas industry next.

January 29, 2021 In The News

After being sworn in, President Biden got right to work by sending out one of his first proposed bills--The Us Citizenship Act Of 2021.

The Immigration Bill includes an eight year citizenship path for immigrants.

January 29, 2021 In The News

Congressman Fred Keller (R-Pa. 12) recently received his committee assignments for the 117th Congress, announcing his continued service on the House Education and Labor Committee, House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, and House Energy Action Team (HEAT).

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