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December 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. —Today, President Trump signed into law H.R. 4279, Congressman Keller’s bill to designate the Post Office in Laceyville, Pennsylvania, as the “Melinda Gene Piccotti Office” in honor of the late Mindy Piccotti, an Air Force veteran who founded Hunts for Healing.

 

December 21, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.Today, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) released the following statement after voting against the $2.3 trillion year-end spending package, which combined government funding with COVID-relief legislation and passed the House by a vote of 359-53:

 

December 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) participated in a hearing of the House Oversight and Reform Committee focusing on the role of Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family in the opioid epidemic.

December 17, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. —Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) today announced that Loyalsock Township High School junior Hibah Khan has been selected as the winner of the 2020 Congressional App Challenge for Pennsylvania’s 12th District. 

December 16, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. —Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) awarded a grant to Tuscarora Intermediate Unit 11 in Mifflin County.

 

December 16, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) today joined his colleagues from the House Committee on Oversight and Reform in demanding Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) hold an emergency hearing on Big Tech censorship, in light of the news that Hunter Biden is under federal investigation. 

December 11, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today on the steps of the Capitol, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) joined Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy, Whip Steve Scalise, Conference Chair Liz Cheney, and other House Republicans for a press conference on the need to immediately extend the Paycheck Protection Program and deliver much needed relief to America’s small business, workers, and hardest hit industries. 

December 11, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – In response to Governor Tom Wolf’s latest shutdown order announcement, Congressman Fred Keller (PA-12) made the following statement:

December 7, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) joined Congresswoman Susan Wild (D-PA) in introducing H.R. 8874, the Nurses CARE Act, bipartisan legislation that would help prevent dangerous workforce shortages in long-term care facilities and allow America’s essential healthcare workforce to do its important work uninterrupted.

 

December 4, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – This week, Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA) voted against the MORE Act and the Big Cat Public Safety Act, legislation brought forth by Speaker Pelosi—in the midst of a global pandemic—that aims to legalize marijuana and revise protections for exotic animals, respectively.

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April 14, 2021 In The News

Amid skyrocketing illegal immigration numbers and as children from U.S./Mexico border detention centers begin arriving in Pennsylvania, U.S. Rep. Fred Keller said he wanted to “see first hand what is happening.” 

April 14, 2021 In The News

Valley Congressmen Fred Keller and Dan Meuser spent part of this week in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas, talking to Customs and Border Patrol agents about the migrant situation at the border and seeing firsthand the humanitarian toll it is taking on everyone in the region.

It was eye-opening, Meuser, R-9, of Dallas, said of his tour at the border.

April 12, 2021 In The News

A bill that would improve the accuracy of federal data involving firefighters and EMS workers has been reintroduced to Congress.

April 12, 2021 In The News

Ty Nicholls walked into the 61st West Branch Susquehanna Builders Association Home Show Friday afternoon with his mother to get a look at the more than 110 vendors and exhibits.

April 12, 2021 In The News

Pennsylvania (WETM) — As President Biden and his administration continue to restructure the U.S. economy, the crisis at the US-Mexico border continues to worsen.

April 9, 2021 In The News

WASHINGTON — Two Congress members have reintroduced the "EMS Counts Act," which aims to improve how the Department of Labor collects data on EMS providers and firefighters. 

April 9, 2021 In The News

Reaction is pouring in from all sides after President Joe Biden announced Thursday six executive actions to reign in gun violence.

Gov. Tom Wolf released a statement applauding President Biden’s gun safety orders, while calling on the General Assembly to act.

April 9, 2021 In The News

Reaction pouring in from all sides to President Joe Biden’s executive action and announcement regarding gun reform.

On Thursday CBS 21’s Ryan Eldredge tracked down a Congressional Republican from Central Pennsylvania who is against the executive action.

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