Washington, DC –U.S.Representatives Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Tom Suozzi (D-NY), Mike Coffman (R-CO), Stephanie Murphy (D-FL), and Kathleen Rice (D-NY) released a statement following their bipartisan inspection of the Tornillo Detention Center last weekend.
Washington, DC – Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) announced today that he will lead a bipartisan group of Members of Congress to Tornillo, Texas on Saturday to assess the current situation related to the detention of unaccompanied alien children and the implementation of the President’s recent Executive Order.
Langhorne, PA – Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) released a statement Monday regarding the current immigration policy:
"I ran for Congress to make a difference and to actually get things done. As a member of the Homeland Security Committee, I’ve seen firsthand the threats our nation faces from a porous border and a fragmented and broken immigration system.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) released a statement after signing a discharge petition to force debate and a vote on a series of border security and immigration reform bills:
U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick’s (R-PA) bipartisan bill to keep American travelers safer overwhelmingly passed the House of Representatives on Jan. 9 by a vote of 415-1. The measure is Fitzpatrick’s fourth to be approved by the House during the 115th Congress.
The Screening and Vetting Passenger Exchange Act of 2017, H.R. 4581, calls on the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) secretary to establish best practices for using certain passenger data and to share those practices with nations such as those participating in the U.S. Visa Waiver Program (VWP).
A bill authored by local Republican Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick and Democratic Congresswoman Niki Tsongas passed the House of Representatives Tuesday.
The International Narcotics Trafficking Emergency Response by Detecting Incoming Contraband with Technology (INTERDICT) Act [H.R. 2142] was approved by a bipartisan 412-3 vote and will now move to the Senate.
Members of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday took another step to try to address the nation’s opioid addiction epidemic, voting to approve legislation intended to stop the flow of deadly synthetic drugs from entering the country through U.S. ports and border crossings.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Bipartisan legislation authored by Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and Congresswoman Niki Tsongas (D-MA) aimed at combating the opioid epidemic passed the House Tuesday by a vote of 412-3 and now heads to the Senate where companion legislation awaits.
As an FBI Agent, my job was to keep the American people safe from all enemies, both foreign and domestic. On the national security front, those components include a sound counterterrorism strategy, a sound counterintelligence strategy, a sound cybersecurity strategy, a sound foreign policy and a sound national border.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08), a member of the Homeland Security Committee and former FBI Supervisory Special Agent, addressed the House about the importance of a multi-pronged approach to securing our nation’s border: