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May 16, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today issued the following statement regarding Transportation and Infrastructure Committee approval of the Northern Route Approval Act, which would clear the way for construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.  Rep. Barletta is a member of the Committee.

May 14, 2013 Press Release

\WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today issued the following statement regarding the various proposals, including amnesty, from the so-called “Gangs of Eight” in both the House and the Senate:

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May 7, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today issued the following statement regarding the new study on the costs of illegal immigration from the Heritage Foundation:

 

May 3, 2013 Barletta Bulletin

Since 1909, Senate and House members of each party have teamed up to settle scores and solidify friendships off the floor and on the field at the annual Congressional Baseball Game for Charity.  Over the last century, the Congressional Baseball Game’s popularity has contributed to its evolution into a fundraiser for The Washington Literacy Council and The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Washingt

May 2, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, has authored a letter to the Federal Aviation Administration advocating Tobyhanna Army Depot as the location of the FAA’s Integrated Control Facility for air traffic control.  The new site must be within 150 miles of New York City, but currently, locations outside of New York State are not being considered.  Co

May 2, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, has issued the following statement regarding numerous news reports that there were visa violations associated with at least one of the three suspects arrested this week for assisting one of the accused Boston Marathon Bombers:

 

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May 1, 2013 Press Release

HAZLETON –Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today was presented with the Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) at the Hershey Company in Hazleton, Pennsylvania.  Rep.

Apr 30, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, has been presented with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s prestigious “Spirit of Enterprise” Award, which recognizes Members of Congress for their strong records of supporting pro-growth policies.  Rep. Barletta was acknowledged for his votes in the 112thCongress, 2ndSession.

Apr 23, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today applauded the Department of Labor’s recent decision to end the freeze on enrollment in Job Corps, which directly affects the Keystone Job Corps Center in Drums, Pennsylvania.  While this is an initial step towards full enrollment, Rep. Barletta hailed it as a positive first move.

Apr 9, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today praised Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett for prioritizing the necessary funding for the Central Susquehanna Valley Thruway, otherwise known as the Sunbury Bypass.  The bypass would be built with the aid of $150 million in federal funds Rep. Barletta helped preserve.  Gov.

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