Media

Latest News

Dec 5, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1164, the Taylor Force Act, by a voice vote.  Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) cosponsored the legislation, which would prohibit U.S. taxpayer assistance to the Palestinian Authority, who are known to openly pay terrorists and their families.
 
Dec 4, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Motion to Go to Conference on H.R. 1, the Tax Cut and Jobs Act by a vote of 222 to 192.  Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) voted in favor of the procedural step to find compromise language between the House and Senate tax plans.
 
Dec 4, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today the United States Supreme Court ruled President Trump’s travel pause may go forward while appeals continue.  Rep. Lou Barletta (PA-11) released the following statement:
 
Issues:
Dec 1, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) released the following statement after a San Francisco court reached a verdict regarding the murder of Kate Steinle.
 
Issues:
Dec 1, 2017 Opinion Editorial

The cycle of disaster once again reared its ugly head this fall after years of relative quiet. In the span of a month, a wave of hurricanes took its horrible toll in human lives and left coastal communities underwater, destroying homes and businesses, while displacing millions of families.

Nov 30, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1758, Brownfields Reauthorization Act of 2017 by a bipartisan vote of 409 to 8.  Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11), voted in support of the legislation.
Nov 30, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee approved Rep. Lou Barletta’s (PA-11) Disaster Recovery Reform Act (DRRA) of 2017 (H.R.
Nov 28, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Today Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) introduced H.R.
Nov 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today issued the following statement regarding Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 23, 2017:

Nov 21, 2017 Press Release

HAZLETON – On Monday, a federal judge blocked President Donald Trump’s executive order to cut funding from sanctuary cities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.  The ruling by U.S. District Court Judge William Orrick, an Obama appointee, has been appealed by the Trump Administration sending the decision to the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.

Issues:

Pages