WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta (PA-11) announces the nomination of students from Pennsylvania’s 11th District to the United States service academies.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today issued the following statement regarding the House passage of legislation to suspend the debt ceiling through March 15, 2015.
“With our national debt now well over $17 trillion dollars, I could not in good conscience vote for a bill that would extend our borrowing limit without reductions elsewhere.
WASHINGTON - Yesterday, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued final regulations regarding the Employer Mandate Provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), including a section on our nation’s volunteer firefighters and emergency medical personnel.
The State of Our Union
A week ago, President Obama tried to convince us that our economy is better off today than it was when he first took office. However, our national debt is 18 trillion dollars and growing, the roll-out of the Affordable Care Act has proven disastrous, and executive overreach has become the new normal in Washington.
WASHINGTON– This afternoon the House Ways and Means Committee passed Rep. Barletta’s Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act by a unanimous vote of 37-0.
CARLISLE – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today announced the hiring of Leah Kithcart as a new caseworker and field representative for his Carlisle district office. Kithcart began working for Rep. Barletta on January 21st. She replaces Jay “Buck” Swisher, who announced his retirement effective at the end of the month.
On House Floor, Rep. Barletta thanks Buck for his service to PA-11
WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today, issued the following statement regarding his vote in favor of the Farm Bill Conference Report which passed the U.S. House of Representatives by a bipartisan vote of 251-166:
WASHINGTON –Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, this evening issued the following statement in reaction to President Obama’s State of the Union address: