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May 30, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today issued a statement regarding the resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki following a meeting with President Obama at the White House.

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May 30, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today entered a statement into the Congressional Record regarding the House passage of legislation that funds the Departments of Commerce and Justice, as well as several of the nation’s science programs (CJS).  Among other initiatives, the bill funds programs to combat gangs and prevent violence against women.  It also restores and

May 28, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today issued a statement regarding an inspector general’s report on Veterans Affairs (VA) medical facilities, which found that 1,700 veterans were kept on unofficial waiting lists at a Phoenix VA hospital and waited an average of 115 days for treatment.  Additionally, the report found that information was manipulated to concea

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May 26, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today issued the following statement regarding Memorial Day 2014:

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May 22, 2014 Opinion Editorial

The recent revelation that the Obama administration had released more than 36,000 illegal immigrants who had been convicted of other crimes should be the brightest red flag yet for those who claim to want to improve the laws that supposedly protect our borders.

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May 15, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, has been recognized as a “Hero of Main Street” by the National Retail Federation (NRF) for his support of the American retail industry, which is the largest employer in the private sector.  In total, 258 Senators and House members were given the award, which coincided with National Small Business Week sponsored

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May 13, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today issued a statement regarding news of last year’s release by the Obama Administration of more than 36,000 illegal immigrants by the U.S.

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May 8, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today issued the following statement regarding his vote in favor of the formation of the House Select Committee on the Events Surrounding Benghazi, to be headed by Rep. Trey Gowdy, GA-04:

May 7, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today issued a statement regarding House of Representatives passage of a resolution holding former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress.  Barletta voted in favor of the resolution.

Barletta’s statement is as follows:

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