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Pa.’s Fitzpatrick Leads U.S. House in Bipartisanship, New Rankings Show

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, R-1st District, lives and breathes bipartisanship, down to the color of his clothes.

Earlier this month, the two-term lawmaker from suburban Philadelphia donned a purple tie and joined a group of Democrats and Republicans in the U.S. House to listen as President Donald Trump delivered the annual State of the Union address.

Op-Ed: It’s Time For Bipartisan Support in Combating Climate Change and Rebuilding Infrastructure

As a Republican from Pennsylvania and a Democrat from Delaware, we have more in common than you might expect. Aside from a shared devotion to the Philadelphia Eagles, we both believe that Congress can and must do more to combat climate change and rebuild our crumbling infrastructure.

Fitzpatrick Welcomes Secretary Carson to Bristol Borough

BRISTOL BOROUGH, PACongressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) welcomed Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson to Bucks County. Secretary Carson was visiting the district to tour the newly designated Opportunity Zone in the area. Following the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the Opportunity Zone designation was created to aid communities fighting to right their course through economic stimulus.

Fitzpatrick, Carbajal, Rooney, Peters Introduce MARKET CHOICE Act

Washington, D.C.– Representative Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) was joined by Representatives Salud Carbajal (CA-24), Francis Rooney (FL-19), and Scott Peters (CA-52) to introduce the MARKET CHOICE Act. This legislation seeks to combat climate change through the elimination of the gas tax, and the implementation of a fee on carbon emissions, the revenue from which would provide funding for infrastructure development and enhancement.

U.S. Chamber recognizes Bucks County Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick with Spirit of Enterprise Award

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has honored Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) with its annual Spirit of Enterprise Award, given in recognition of his support for pro-growth policies in the first session of the 115th Congress. Fitzpatrick has been an outspoken advocate for economic growth efforts and has outlined his jobs plan at fitzpatrick.house.gov/anamericathatworks

U.S. Chamber Recognizes Fitzpatrick with Spirit of Enterprise Award

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has honored Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) with its annual Spirit of Enterprise Award, given in recognition of his support for pro-growth policies in the first session of the 115th Congress. Fitzpatrick has been an outspoken advocate for economic growth efforts and has outlined his jobs plan at https://fitzpatrick.house.gov/anamericathatworks

Fitzpatrick, Lower Bucks Businesses Discuss Tax Reform

FAIRLESS HILLS, PA –  Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) joined more than two dozen lower Bucks County businesses Thursday for a roundtable discussion on the benefit of the new tax reform law and its impact on our local economy. The event was hosted by the Lower Bucks Chamber of Commerce and Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry and included a cross-section of local businesses. 

Tax Law Allows You to Keep More of What You Earn

LANGHORNE, PA – Congressman Fitzpatrick released the following statement regarding the Treasury Department’s recent release of new withholding tables in conjunction with the new tax reform law:

“Tax reform was always about growing our economy and increasing take-home pay for hardworking Americans. In the weeks since being signed into law, we’ve already seen over $1.5T in economic investment by companies and, as early as next month, folks will see more of their hard-earned money in their paychecks.”

Fitzpatrick-Backed Anti-Harassment Language Included in Tax Measure

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Historic tax reform legislation passed by the House and Senate this week includes language advocated for by Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) to prohibit the deductibility of legal settlements related to sexual assault and sexual harassment as business expenses. The measure mirrors H.R. 4495, the Settlement Tax Deductions are Over for Predators Act (STOP Act), which Fitzpatrick originally sponsored.

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