WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today issued the following statement in recognition of Veterans Day, Saturday, November 11, 2017:
WASHINGTON – This week, Rep. Lou Barletta (PA-11) voted on a number of bills that would help our nation’s veterans.
WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) pushed for implementation of an enhanced biometric entry-exit screening system during a House Homeland Security Committee hearing entitled “Preventing the Next Attack: TSA’s Role in Keeping Our Transportation Systems Secure.” Newly confirmed TSA Administrator, Ret.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11), Republican Co-Chair of the Job Corps Caucus, claimed victory in his fight to protect the Job Corps program from impending cuts by the Department of Labor (DOL). This week Barletta, along with Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX) and Congressman Sanford D. Bishop Jr.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) sought solutions to opioid related workforce issues during a Committee on Education and the Workforce joint subcommittee hearing on the opioid crisis. The Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education and the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Development joined together for a hearing titled, “Close t
WASHINGTON—Today Rep. Lou Barletta (PA-11) and Rep. Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) joined together as founding co-chairs of the Road Safety Caucus, to advance roadway safety in the United States in order to reduce fatalities and serious injuries related to traffic accidents.
WASHINGTON—Last week, the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure held a hearing on “Emergency Response and Recovery: Central Takeaways from the Unprecedented 2017 Hurricane Season.” The hearing focused on initial lessons learned from the 2017 hurricane season to identify key challenges and obstacles that may remain in the way of recovery.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) recently signed onto a letter to United States Department of Justice (DOJ) Solicitor General Noel Francisco which requests a brief expressing the views of the United States with regards to Sokolow v. Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) currently before the U.S. Supreme Court.
WASHINGTON – This week, Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) voted in favor of two bills protecting Medicare, women’s access to healthcare from community health centers, and reauthorizing the Children’s Health Insurance Program. H.R.