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February 18, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today announced the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded a grant to Bucknell University.

 

A grant in the amount of $611,428 will be administered by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to support immunology research at the university.

 

February 17, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) recently joined other members of the Pennsylvania Republican Congressional Delegation in sending a letter to Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro asking for a report on guidance issued by the state Department of Health that called for admittance of COVID-19 positive individuals in long-term care facilities

February 9, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Today, Congressman Keller (R-PA) announced he will serve as Republican Leader of the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections, one of five subcommittees within the Education and Labor Committee.

 

February 4, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Today Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) joined Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (R-PA) in reintroducing the Giving Increased Variety to Ensure Milk into the Lives of Kids Act, otherwise known as the GIVE MILK Act.

 

February 3, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) voted against congressional Democrats’ proposed shell budget for fiscal year 2021, which starts the budget reconciliation process in order to pass highly partisan legislation without Republican input or support.

 

February 2, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — In case you missed it, today Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) appeared live on Fox and Friends First to discuss the ongoing COVID-19 relief talks underway in Congress.

January 27, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) 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).

 

January 27, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) joined members of the House Energy Action Team (HEAT) in releasing the following statements in opposition to President Biden's executive order banning new oil and gas leasing on federal lands and waters:

 

January 26, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Today members of the House Energy Action Team—who represent districts with significant energy infrastructure—sent a letter calling on President Biden to reverse his shortsighted orders dismantling domestic energy production.

 

January 25, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. 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

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In The News

April 29, 2021 In The News

President Joe Biden spoke to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday night, where he touted his administration’s accomplishments during its first 100 days, and its response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

April 28, 2021 In The News

Washington — OSHA on April 26 submitted for review to the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs a draft of an emergency temporary standard related to COVID-19 – one of the final steps before the ETS can be published in the Federal Register.

April 23, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON — On Thursday, the House of Representatives passed a bill that would make Washington D.C. into a state. While Democrats say it’s time to make D.C. a state, Republicans say the motivation is purely political.

“200 years of political repression in the District of Columbia,” Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) said.

April 23, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Fred Keller, R-Kreamer, feels American citizens should have priority over undocumented immigrants for getting vaccinated against COVID-19.

Toward that end, he’s sponsoring legislation known as the Saving Hypodermic Injections and Offering Vaccines to Taxpayers Swiftly (SHOTS) Act) to ensure it happens.

April 23, 2021 In The News

Two congressmen paired with a representative from a Pittsburgh gas company to speak about fossil fuels and natural gas during an online webinar.

Congressman Fred Keller, R-Kreamer, and House Whip Stephen Scalise, R-Louisiana, spoke with George Stark, the executive director of public relations for Cabot Oil and Gas, a gas company in Pittsburgh.

April 22, 2021 In The News

Given the Biden administration’s unwillingness to address the humanitarian and security crisis at our southern border, I traveled to Texas and New Mexico recently alongside my colleagues on the House Oversight and Reform Committee to assess the situation firsthand.

What we found was even more troubling than I could have imagined.

April 22, 2021 In The News

Given the Biden administration’s unwillingness to address the humanitarian and security crisis at our southern border, I traveled to Texas and New Mexico recently alongside my colleagues on the House Oversight and Reform Committee to assess the situation firsthand.

What we found was even more troubling than I could have imagined.

April 21, 2021 In The News

Rep. Fred Keller, R-Middleburg, joined Rep. Susan Wild, D-Allentown, and an industry coalition led by Zach Shamberg, President and CEO of the Pennsylvania Health Care Association, to discuss ways to strengthen the health care workforce and ensure long-term facilities have the tools they need to continue caring for senior citizens.

April 21, 2021 In The News

The same day that adults in all 50 states became eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine, Republican legislators introduced a bill on Monday to prioritize U.S. citizens and green card holders for the shot over everyone else in the country.

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