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Sep 23, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON– Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, tonight voted for a continuing resolution after he fought for and received assurances by House leadership that more federal assistance will be available to flood victims in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

Sep 21, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, said he voted against a continuing resolution Wednesday because the measure didn’t provide enough disaster relief funding.

Rep. Barletta released the following statement after his vote:

Sep 15, 2011 Press Release

HAZLETON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, is demanding the U.S. Small Business Association offer the same interest rate to businesses affected by flooding in Northeastern Pennsylvania that it did to businesses affected by Hurricane Katrina along the Gulf Coast.

Sep 14, 2011 Press Release

HAZLETON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, today sent a letter to Republican leaders in the House demanding that the Disaster Relief Fund be fully funded.

Rep. Barletta sent the letter early Wednesday afternoon to House Speaker John Boehner, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, and House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers.

Sep 13, 2011 Press Release

HAZLETON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, said that now that President Obama signed a major disaster declaration for Tropical Storm Lee, flood victims have new ways to report damage.

Rep. Barletta strongly encourages his constituents to report damage as quickly and as thoroughly as possible.

Sep 11, 2011 Press Release

HAZLETON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, will not return to Washington on Monday. Instead, he will remain in his flood-ravaged district, meeting with residents whose lives have been shattered and talking with business leaders and elected officials about how to recover from this epic event. Rep. Barletta will remain in the 11th District for an undetermined number of days.

Sep 9, 2011 Press Release

HAZLETON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, released the following statement:

Sep 9, 2011 Press Release

HAZLETON – Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, issued the following statement:

Sep 8, 2011 Press Release

Due to the unprecedented flooding affecting large parts of Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania, Rep. Lou Barletta is returning to the 11th District today.

Rep. Barletta’s office has been in touch with local, state, and federal officials regarding this ongoing disaster, and is actively monitoring this dangerous and historic situation.

Sep 7, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta said President Obama must address illegal immigration as part of his speech to a joint session of Congress on Thursday evening.

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