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May 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Monday called on Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf to provide parity in the reopening of raceways across Pennsylvania after the Governor announced during his press conference today that Pocono Raceway can reopen for NASCAR races should Monroe County move to the Yellow Phase and NASCAR runs the race without fans.

 

May 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) recently signed a letter led by House Small Business Committee Ranking Member Steve Chabot (R-OH) calling for Congress to reduce red tape and roll-back unnecessary regulations that cost small businesses and employees trillions of dollars as part of the federal response to COVID-19.

 

May 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Friday voted against H. Res. 965, which would change the U.S. House of Representatives rules to allow for proxy voting.

 

The proposal would allow members to cast proxy votes on the House floor for up to 10 of their colleagues, all but end House floor debate, and allow for remote work of committees.

May 15, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Friday voted against H.R. 6800, the so-called “HEROES Act” that contains House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s $3 trillion socialist wish list items and does nothing to get Americans back to work and start recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

May 11, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Monday responded to Gov. Tom Wolf’s press conference during which the governor called Pennsylvania elected officials and business owners standing up for individual rights “cowards” and threatened to withhold federal funds and liability protections from counties and businesses that choose to begin to re-open.

 

May 8, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – As unemployment climbed close to 15 percent and 1.7 million Pennsylvanians have filed for unemployment, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Friday reiterated his call for Gov.

May 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Monday, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) slammed the federal Bureau of Prisons for sending a response letter more than five weeks after the Congressman demanded that the agency answer for its continued inmate movement during the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

May 1, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) on Friday introduced the Federal Prisons Accountability Act, legislation that would bring greater oversight and transparency to the federal Bureau of Prisons.

 

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September 8, 2020 In The News

KREAMER — Wood-Mode LLC owner Bill French celebrated the company's one-year anniversary Thursday by hosting a luncheon for its 413 employees.

September 8, 2020 In The News

MIFFLINBURG — The Department of Homeland Security awarded a grant totaling $395,000 to Mifflinburg Hose Company toward the purchase of a new tanker/water tender truck to replace an older model at the company’s Mazeppa Station.

Grant funding totals $376,190.48 plus a required 5 percent local match of $18,809.52. The money comes from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant program.

September 8, 2020 In The News

 Congressman Fred Keller announced Thursday that Penn State University has been awarded a grant, from the Department of Health and Human Services, to conduct research projects.

The grant totals over $240,000 and will be used to fund research projects in fields such as immunology, allergies and transplantation, the release adds.

September 8, 2020 In The News

The American Dairy Coalition applauds Congressman Fred Keller on his recently introduced bill designed to foster a taste for milk in children by offering an expanded variety of dairy products, including 2% and Whole fat milk, to participants of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC).  The bill, officially titled, “Giving Increased Variety to Ensure Milk

September 8, 2020 In The News

Nearly $300,000 in grant money is heading to Susquehanna University to combat violence against women. Valley U.S. Congressman Fred Keller (R-12th, Kreamer, Pa.) announced Tuesday a Department of Justice grant of over $299,000 has been awarded to the university.

September 8, 2020 In The News

Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) announced a bipartisan effort in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday to "save" regional airports.

Congress is facing a September 30 deadline to extend critical funding to support to the aviation industry, which has announced layoffs and service suspension at regional airports across the nation, including Williamsport Regional Airport (IPT).

September 8, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON — Congressman Fred Keller (R-Pa. 12) is leading an effort in the U.S. House of Representatives designed to save regional airports. The effort comes as Congress faces a Sept. 30 deadline to extend funding to support to the aviation industry, which has announced layoffs and service suspension at regional airports across the nation, including Williamsport Regional Airport.

September 8, 2020 In The News

WASHINGTON – Today Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) signed Heritage Action’s Police Pledge, reaffirming his commitment to ensure our nation’s police officers always have the resources they need to do their jobs effectively and keep our communities safe.

September 2, 2020 In The News

The American Dairy Coalition applauds Congressman Fred Keller on his recently introduced bill designed to foster a taste for milk in children by offering an expanded variety of dairy products, including 2% and Whole fat milk, to participants of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC).

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