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.
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.
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.
“President Obama believes everyone deserves a fair shot and a fair shake, and everybody should play by the same rules.”
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, released the following statement about President Obama’s granting of amnesty to illegal aliens on Friday:
WASHINGTON – Municipalities that do not enforce existing federal immigration laws are putting their federal funding in jeopardy, according to an amendment offered by U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, and passed by the House Thursday evening.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, proudly announced that President Obama signed a bill to name the post office in Pittston, Pennsylvania, after fallen Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Joshua D. Miller – almost three years to the day after he was killed in the line of duty.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, released the following statement on the passing of former Pennsylvania State Senator Charles D. Lemmond, Jr.:
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, announced that almost three dozen flood-damaged homes in Columbia County will be bought out at a total project cost of almost $3.8 million.
These 34 “substantially damaged” structures will be acquired and demolished to reduce future flood damage, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, is proud to announce that his bill to name the post office in Pittston after fallen Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Joshua D. Miller was passed by the U.S. Senate and now awaits the president’s signature.