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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.

Jun 18, 2012 Press Release

“President Obama believes everyone deserves a fair shot and a fair shake, and everybody should play by the same rules.”

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Jun 15, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, released the following statement about President Obama’s granting of amnesty to illegal aliens on Friday:

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Jun 8, 2012 Press Release

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.

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Jun 7, 2012 Press Release

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.

May 31, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, released the following statement on the passing of former Pennsylvania State Senator Charles D. Lemmond, Jr.:

May 21, 2012 Press Release

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).

May 18, 2012 Press Release

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.

May 17, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, announced that several internships are available in both his Washington, D.C., and Northeastern Pennsylvania district offices in the fall semester.

May 9, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON – The federal government has sued states that have enacted laws cracking down on illegal immigration, but an amendment offered by U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, and U.S. Rep. Diane Black, TN-6, and passed by the House early Wednesday means federal tax dollars will not be used to fund those lawsuits moving forward.

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