WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) released the following statement after Senate Democrats voted against a government funding measure and the longest extension of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) in the program’s history.
WASHINGTON – Today, the House of Representatives passed a short-term funding bill to extend government funding through February 16, 2018 at current levels. Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) supported the bill which passed by a vote of 230 to 197.
WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2954, the Home Mortgage Disclosure Adjustment Act by a vote of 243 to 184. Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11), voted in support of the legislation.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11), along with several members of the Pennsylvania delegation, joined President Donald J. Trump at H&K Equipment Company in Pittsburgh to discuss the widespread benefits seen following the historic passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
WASHINGTON – Today, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) released a report showing how many convicted terrorists entered the United States through our immigration system. The report found between September 11, 2001 and December 31, 2016, 73% of individuals convicted of international terrorism-related activity were foreign born. The rep
HAZLETON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) released the following statement celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
HAZLETON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) released the following statement after Maria Hinojosa, a host from the government funded National Public Radio, compared enforcement actions by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to the Nazi Gestapo.
WASHINGTON – Yesterday, the National Institute of Building Sciences released findings from a new report detailing the value of pre-disaster mitigation. The study found that every $1 the federal government spends on pre-disaster mitigation, $6 in future disaster costs are saved.
WASHINGTON – Yesterday, the House Homeland Security Committee’s Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security held a hearing titled, “On the Line: Border Security from an Agent and Officer Perspective.” The hearing examined the challenges that United States Border Patrol (USBP) Agents and U.S.
WASHINGTON – Today Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) voted for H. Res. 676, a resolution supporting the rights of the people of Iran to free expression, while condemning the Iranian regime for its crackdown on peaceful protests. The resolution passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 415 to 2.