Yesterday, Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) joined Congressman Scott Perry (PA-04) in sending a letter to Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to urge him to investigate the high number of bomb threats made against Jewish Community Centers (JCC’s) in recent months.
Tonight, in his joint address to Congress, President Trump delivered an optimistic strategy for moving our country forward by focusing on issues that are important to all Americans, while highlighting his plans to work with both Republicans and Democrats to overcome the challenges we face as a nation and condemning evil in all its forms.
WASHINGTON – Today the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee approved legislation introduced by Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, directing the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to expedite disaster assistance to local communities trying to recover from disasters by providing them the flexibility needed to best serve their residents. Barletta’s bill, H.R.
WASHINGTON – Today, President Trump signed an Executive Order to dismantle the Obama Administration’s (EPA) burdensome Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule. Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, applauded this action, as he has long opposed this one-size-fits-all regulation, which would have a devastating impact on the residents of Pennsylvania’s 11th district.
SHIPPENSBURG – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today presented long-overdue medals to United States Army Veteran Willis Eugene Negley, surrounded by family and friends, in a ceremony at Shippensburg University’s Old Main Chapel. Negley served in the in the U.S. Army from 1952-1954 and served in Korea for 13 months.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) joined 100 other members of the U.S. House of Representatives in writing to President Donald J.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) has introduced legislation that protects people who are legally authorized to work in the United States by clarifying that illegal immigrants granted amnesty by executive action cannot be issued work permits. The Defense of Legal Workers Act (H.R.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today faulted the ruling of a three-judge panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, which declined to reinstate President Trump’s executive order suspending travel to the United States from seven specific failed states with strong connections to terrorism. The court claimed that there was no evidence of actual terrorist attacks pe