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Mar 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) celebrated the news that accused murderer Anthony Rocco Franklin will be extradited to face criminal trial in Columbia County, Pennsylvania.  Franklin, accused with his daughter of the 2012 murder of his son-in-law Frank Spencer, had fled to Argentina, where he has been imprisoned since September 2014.

Mar 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – The House today passed by voice vote legislation introduced by Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) directing the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to expedite assistance to local communities recovering from disasters and provide them with greater flexibility to serve their residents.  Barletta’s bill, the Disaster Simplified Assistance Value Enhan

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Mar 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today applauded the Department of Justice’s announcement that it will deny certain federal grant funding to sanctuary cities.  The policy will require jurisdictions to certify compliance with federal immigration laws in order to be eligible for Department of Justice grants.  Barletta is the author of legislation, the Mob

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Mar 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today released the following statement after the House cancelled a vote on the American Health Care Act, H.R. 1628:

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Mar 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today voted for The Small Business Health Fairness Act, H.R.

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Mar 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today announced two new additions to his team.  Jon Anzur has been named Communications Director and Katherine Sears has joined the office as Press Assistant.

Mar 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today released the following statement after meeting with Speaker Paul Ryan and President Donald J. Trump last evening.  They discussed Barletta’s concerns that illegal immigrants would receive tax credits under the American Health Care Act (AHCA).

Mar 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today introduced his bill to deny health care tax credits to illegal immigrants and ensure that Americans’ hard-earned tax dollars go only to those with valid social security numbers.  Barletta’s bill, the Verify First Act, H.R. 1671, is the result of a meeting he had with President Donald J.

Mar 20, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) recently joined Congressman Evan Jenkins (WV-3) in writing a letter to Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tom Price requesting an update on provisions signed into law last year to protect babies born addicted to opioids.  In response to a Reuters report that most states are failing to comply with a federal law requir

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Mar 20, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today released the following statement in regard to the American Health Care Act:

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