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
SHIPPENSBURG – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today announced that he will be co-hosting a forum with state Representative Mark Keller (86th District) to discuss the growing opioid epidemic facing Pennsylvania communities and efforts underway to combat the problem. Barletta and Keller will welcome members of the public to the Ceddia Union Building, multipurpose room C, at Sh
Member of Key Homeland Subcommittee on Counterterrorism & Intelligence
WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today issued a warning that there is a new wave of email scams circulating which target company payroll or human resources offices and seek personally-identifying information of employees. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has reported that the email scams may use a corporate officer’s name to create an appearance of legitimacy, a
WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today voted to overturn the Department of the Interior’s (DOI) “Stream Buffer Rule,” which has the effect of killing jobs at coal mines that have virtually no environmental impact off-site. Among other requirements, the rule mandates a 100-foot buffer between coal mines and nearby streams, although DOI’s own reports show that almos
WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today issued the following statement regarding President Donald J. Trump’s nomination of Judge Neil M. Gorsuch, of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, for the vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court:
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WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today commented further on President Trump’s executive order of Friday, January 27, 2017, which suspended the flawed U.S.