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August 2, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – In case you missed it, yesterday Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) held his seventh live tele-town hall, answering questions directly from constituents across Pennsylvania’s 12th District on a variety of issues, including additional COVID-19 relief, re-opening schools, Governor Wolf’s statewide business closure mandate, and mask wearing.

 

July 29, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today announced the passage of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA), legislation that provides authority for the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers (Corps) to carry out a feasibility study of the greater Williamsport Levee project.

 

July 28, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) spoke on the House Floor to recognize the correctional officers and staff of FCC Allenwood and USP Lewisburg as “PA-12 COVID-19 Heroes” for their work to oversee federal inmates under pressing conditions during COVID-19.

 

July 28, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – In case you missed it, today Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) was live on Fox & Friends First to break down what to expect from the upcoming Senate Republican stimulus plan.

 

July 26, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) spoke on the House Floor to recognize Orrstown Bank as a “PA-12 COVID-19 Hero” for outstanding work processing and facilitating Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans for small businesses in Pennsylvania’s 12th Congressional District.

  

July 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – During Thursday’s House Education and Labor Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education hearing, “Examining How to Overcome Obstacles to Safely Re-open Public Schools,” Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) highlighted the importance of safely getting students back to school this fall.

 

July 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today voted in support of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), the annual funding for the U.S. military which included Keller’s amendment to increase the domestic production of tungsten and tungsten powders -- critical materials used in defense products.

 

July 21, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – In preparation for this week’s negotiations on additional COVID-19 economic relief legislation, Congressman Fred Keller spent last week meeting with small businesses and employees across central and northeast Pennsylvania.

 

July 17, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced today that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) authorized nearly $20 million in funding over the next 10 years to expand rural broadband in Pennsylvania.

 

Over this 10-year period, Viasat Carrier Services is projected to serve more than 45,100 locations in rural Pennsylvania.

  

July 17, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today submitted an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that would prioritize the domestic production of tungsten and tungsten powder — materials used in critical defense products like penetrators, artillery projectiles, and tank shells.

 

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In The News

September 30, 2020 In The News

All across the country, moms are asking, “Why can’t we have whole milk back in our schools?” The answer is simple. The Obama administration had whole milk removed from all of our schools across the nation. The Trump administration hasn’t done anything regarding placing whole milk back in our schools.

September 29, 2020 In The News

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pennsylvania), along with Republican Pennsylvania House members, is spearheading an effort to allow fans at outdoor college and professional sporting events in the Commonwealth.

September 24, 2020 In The News

Congressman Fred Keller, U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district, is a cosponsor of the Ensuring Children and Child Care Workers are Safe Act. During his remarks on H.R. 7909, Congressman Keller discussed the need to provide funding for states to help child care providers meet the guidelines necessary to keep children safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

September 24, 2020 In The News

BEAVER SPRINGS — After countless hours of planning and preparing, the Beaver Community Fair opened last Sunday without a hitch and has been going strong all week. The fair continues today and wraps up Saturday.

September 23, 2020 In The News

On Sept. 16, Congressman Fred Keller, R-Middleburg, spoke on the House Floor in support of two critical child care bills aimed at keeping our children safe: H.R. 7909, the Ensuring Children and Child Care Workers Are Safe Act; and S. 2683, the Child Care Protection Improvement Act. Congressman Keller is a cosponsor of H.R. 7909 and an original cosponsor of H.R.

September 21, 2020 In The News

LOCK HAVEN — U.S. Rep. Fred Keller, R-12th District, said the Pennsylania Supreme Court’s decision to extend the deadline for receipt of mail-in ballots for the Nov.3 General Election undermines election integrity

Furthermore, he said it decision casts doubt on the security of our voting system

September 21, 2020 In The News

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania’s top Democratic leaders claim victory for voters, while Republican U.S. Congressman Fred Keller (R-12th, Kreamer) says election integrity has been undermined. These views come after Thursday’s State Supreme Court ruling to extend the state’s Election Day-deadline for mailed-in ballots three days after the election.

September 21, 2020 In The News

HARRISBURG, Pa (WJAC) — Pennsylvania lawmakers, from both sides of the aisle, are offering condolences to the family of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, following the Supreme Court Justice's passing on Friday.

Pennsylvania's Democratic chair woman, Nancy Patton Mills, released the following statement on behalf of the state's Democratic party.

September 18, 2020 In The News

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WETM) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court sided with both the Wolf Administration and the Pennsylvania Democratic Party Thursday in allowing ballots received up to three days after Election Day to be counted.

Ballots eligible to be counted must be postmarked by the time polls close and be received by county election boards at 5 p.m. on Nov. 6.

September 18, 2020 In The News

TROY — Whole milk availability, COVID-19, government regulations and the future of the agriculture industry took center stage last week during U.S. Representative Fred Keller’s (R-12) visit to Bradford County.

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