HAZLETON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, has been recognized with the Friend of Farm Bureau award for supporting policies that help farmers attain profitability with less regulatory interference, and increase demand for U.S. farm products through new uses and enhanced trade opportunities.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, introduced a bill that could help establish a joint Army-Navy storage and preservation facility at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC) in Carlisle.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, announced that several internships are available in both his Washington, D.C., and Hazleton District offices in the spring semester.
WASHINGTON – Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, signed a letter to President Obama asking that the federal pre-landfall disaster declaration for Pennsylvania be expanded to include reimbursement for emergency protective measures taken before superstorm Sandy hit the commonwealth.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, is proud to announce that the federal government will provide $15 million for a floodwall project to protect about 1,000 manufacturing jobs in Bloomsburg.
HAZLETON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, released the following statement Saturday evening:
PITTSTON – On the 70th anniversary of the day he enlisted in the U.S. Army, Louis J. Roman of Pittston finally received some of the medals he earned during World War II.
U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, PA-11, presented several long overdue medals to the 88-year-old veteran Wednesday morning in Pittston.
PITTSTON – Today, the U.S. Post Office in Pittston was named in honor of fallen Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Joshua D. Miller.
WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, October 24, at 10 a.m., family members, friends, and colleagues of Pennsylvania State Trooper Joshua D. Miller will join U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta (PA-11) at the renaming ceremony of the Pittston Post Office as the facility is dedicated to the fallen trooper.
HAZLETON – U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta (PA-11) released the following statement upon hearing of the passing of former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter: