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Mar 6, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTONU.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, today endorsed legislation that would prohibit the federal government from levying a tax on employers for exercising their religious and moral beliefs by not complying with federal mandates under Obamacare.

Mar 4, 2013 Barletta Bulletin

As you know, on March 1, 2013, sequestration went into effect.  Sequestration is a set of automatic across-the-board spending cuts.  These cuts, totaling $85 billion for Fiscal Year 2013 (FY13), will be divided among various defense and domestic programs.  It is important to remember that the Senate and the president have no plan for addressing sequestration, while the House of Representatives

Feb 28, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON –Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today released the following statement regarding the release of illegal immigrants in advance of sequestration:

“This reminds me of Fidel Castro’s release of criminals in the Mariel Boatlift in 1980. 

Feb 19, 2013 Press Release

TunkhannockU.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, presented long-overdue medals to four veterans during a ceremony at the Wyoming County Courthouse this morning.

Feb 15, 2013 Barletta Bulletin

On February 3, 2013, I spoke about immigration reform on “This Week with George Stephanopoulos.”  There is no question that our immigration system is broken and needs to be repaired. But, the truth is, the president’s immigration plan is nothing new. Similar to the Senate plan, it does not address the underlying causes of illegal immigration in our country.

Feb 14, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON –Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today reintroduced legislation to protect agents of the Department of Homeland Security who attempt to perform their duties in light of the infamous memorandum from Secretary Janet Napolitano.  Under the edicts of the memorandum, dated June 15, 2012, DHS agents were directed to ignore duly passed laws designed to enforce immigration

Feb 13, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON –Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today took to the floor of the U.S.

Feb 13, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON –Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, this evening issued the following statement in reaction to President Obama’s State of the Union address:

Feb 5, 2013 Press Release

- Encourages Education Prioritization, Higher Ed, Worker Training -