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Jul 27, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, has introduced a House Resolution asking the U.S. Postal Service to produce a stamp that pays tribute to the millions of workers who have toiled in the nation’s coal mines.

Jul 23, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, is calling on Attorney General Eric Holder to weigh in on the Obama Administration’s right to claim “prosecutorial discretion” in granting de facto amnesty to at least 1.4 million illegal aliens.

Jul 17, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, announced that the Commission on Economic Opportunity (CEO) of Wilkes-Barre will receive a $360,000 homeless prevention grant from the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Additionally, the Lehigh Valley Center for Independent Living, which serves Carbon and Monroe counties in the 11th District, will receive a $150,000 grant.

Jul 11, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, voted for the 33rd time to repeal, defund, and dismantle the government takeover of health care Wednesday afternoon.

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Jul 3, 2012 Press Release

HAZLETON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, presented long-overdue medals to six veterans during a ceremony in the VA Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre on Tuesday afternoon.

Jul 2, 2012 Press Release

HAZLETON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, a national leader in the fight to stop illegal immigration, unveiled steps he is taking to halt the Obama Administration’s unprecedented push to grant de facto amnesty to between 800,000 and 1.4 million illegal aliens.

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Jun 28, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Lou Barletta (PA-11) released the following statement about the United States Supreme Court decision about Obamacare:

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Jun 27, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Lou Barletta (PA-11) today called on two House committees to investigate the claim that Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano and President Obama can use “prosecutorial discretion” in not pursuing and deporting certain illegal aliens.

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Jun 25, 2012 Press Release

HAZLETON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, chairman of the 112th Class Immigration Caucus and the former mayor of Hazleton, Pennsylvania, where he instituted the Illegal Immigration Relief Act, the first local ordinance cracking down on illegal immigration in the nation, released the following statement regarding the U.S.

Jun 20, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, will hold a telephone town hall meeting to discuss issues important to senior citizens between 10:45 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, June 20.

Anyone who is interested in participating in the call can by dialing (877) 229-8493, then enter the code 19175.

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