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Aug 29, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today drew attention to pending legislation in California’s state legislature which would impede the ability of federal immigration officials to do their jobs, effectively turning the entire state into a “sanctuary jurisdiction” resistant to enforcing federal immigration law.  The California origin of the bill evokes the memory of K

Aug 26, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Barletta speaks to volunteers at the Bloomsburg Fire Department on one of his Main Street Tours of Pennsylvania’s 11th District.

Aug 24, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Barletta visits with the Back Mountain Regional Fire and EMS Company during a trip to Dallas.


Aug 23, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today warned that numerous Pennsylvania residents have contacted his office to report a telephone scam in which the caller impersonates a representative of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).  The caller identifies himself as an IRS agent and threatens legal action if the recipient of the call does not pay a specified amount in alle

Aug 22, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today announced that Harrisburg International Airport (HIA) will see an increase of almost $2 million in a grant already awarded by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).  The grant was first awarded in May, totaling $8,836,394, with the FAA today announcing that the amount has been raised to $10,800,000, an increase of $1,963,6

Aug 15, 2016 Press Release

Congressman Barletta announced that Brandon’s Forever Home had been honored with an Angels in Adoption award,

Aug 5, 2016 Press Release

HARRISBURG – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today announced that he will be co-hosting a forum with state Representative Ron Marsico (105th District) to discuss the growing opioid epidemic facing Pennsylvania communities and efforts underway to combat the problem.  Barletta and Marsico will welcome members of the public to the Rose Lehrman Arts Center at Harrisburg Area Commu

Aug 1, 2016 Press Release

CARLISLE – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) today announced the award of a $5 million federal grant to the Borough of Carlisle for use in the completion of streets, intersection restoration, and improvements like pedestrian and bicycle facilities.  The grant from the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) construction

Jul 31, 2016 Barletta Bulletin

Standing up for Our Law Enforcement Officers

Jul 28, 2016 Press Release

Rep. Barletta presented overdue medals to area veterans at a ceremony in Hazleton.