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Local Update: Progress on Mercer County Firing Range Noise Abatement Issue Affecting Bucks County Residents

LANGHORNE, PA – I am pleased to inform Upper Makefield residents that after months of working with officials on the federal, state, and local level, our office has gained traction with the Mercer County Prosecutor’s office who has graciously agreed to assist in limiting the amount of noise pollution coming from the Mercer County Firing Range.

Fitzpatrick Honored by Sandy Hook Promise for Dedication to Gun Violence Prevention

Washington, D.C.—Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) is being honored by Sandy Hook Promise (SHP) as their Legislator of the Year for his dedication to school and community safety. Joined by fellow honoree Senator Chris Coons of Delaware, Fitzpatrick participated in a bipartisan discussion on gun violence prevention and mental health awareness.

Fitzpatrick Meets with President Trump to Discuss Term Limits

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) led a bipartisan group of freshmen members of Congress today in a meeting with President Trump in the Oval Office of the White House, in a full-court press for a constitutional amendment imposing term limits on all members of Congress. The group included Mike Gallagher (R-WI), Ro Khanna (D-CA), Jodey Arrington (R-TX), Vincente Gonzalez (D-TX).

Following the meeting, Fitzpatrick released the following statement:

Bipartisan Heroin Task Force Urges Congress to Expand CARA Funding

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, led by Representatives Tom MacArthur (R-NJ), Annie Kuster (D-NH), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), and Donald Norcross (D-NJ), is urging Congress to provide expanded funding for the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA). Currently, both the House and Senate FY 2018 appropriations bills provide funding for CARA, but there are differences in the funding levels.