WASHINGTON– Today, U.S. Representative Lou Barletta voted to keep paying our troops, even in the event of a government shutdown, through the end of the fiscal year in September.
WASHINGTON– If you don’t work, you don’t get paid.
That’s what U.S. Representative Lou Barletta, PA-11, believes, and that’s what he voted for.
Lou voted to stop paying members of Congress and the president if the government is shut down for more than 24 hours.
WASHINGTON– U.S. Representative Lou Barletta, PA-11, has cosponsored the Synthetic Drug Control Act, which bans so-called bath salts and other synthetic drug substitutes and places them on Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act.
WASHINGTON– U.S. Representative Lou Barletta, PA-11, took to the floor of the House of Representatives on Thursday to talk about his most recent district work period, about the need for fiscal responsibility, and about an educational program that works for some of his youngest constituents.
WASHINGTON– U.S. Representative Lou Barletta, PA-11, offered the following comments about President Obama’s remarks about the situation in Libya:
WASHINGTON– U.S. Representative Lou Barletta, PA-11, announced today that he will not support any more short-term continuing resolutions for Fiscal Year 2011. He will only support a plan that calls for responsible federal spending through the end of the fiscal year in September.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Lou Barletta was proud to announce that Wilkes-Barre has been selected to host a House Committee on Education & the Workforce Field Hearing on Monday, March 21st at Wilkes University.
H. J. Res. 43, a short-term Continuing Resolution that will fund the government for the next three weeks.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Lou Barletta’s Hazleton district office will now have various IRS forms available to the public. The district office will have 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ tax forms for those whom need them to file their taxes.