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Brooks’ bipartisan bill to strengthen national stockpile receives House approval

Bipartisan legislation introduced by U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) to bolster the Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) on Sept. 21 received approval by the U.S. House of Representatives, which advanced the bill to the U.S. Senate for action. 

“I am pleased this bipartisan legislation passed the House, and I encourage my Senate colleagues to move on this crucial legislation promptly,” Rep. Brooks said.

Fitzpatrick Joins Bipartisan, Bicameral Coalition to Introduce Legislation to Codify Diversity and Inclusion Amendments in FY21 NDAA

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, August 26th, 2020, Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) joined Reps. Anthony Brown (MD-04), Jackie Speier (CA-14), Gil Cisneros (CA-39), Deb Haaland (NM-01), Chrissy Houlahan (PA-06), Veronica Escobar (TX-16), and Mike Turner (OH-10) to introduce legislation that would codify amendments included in the FY21 National Defense Authorization Act to foster and improve diversity and inclusion within the armed services.

Langhorne airman home for the holiday

It looked like the Fourth of July had come early on East Marshall Avenue in Langhorne Monday evening, as a parade of flag-decorated firetrucks, a rescue vehicle, police cars and motorcycles passed down the normally quiet street.

No, it wasn’t Independence Day, but it was a really good prelude.

Zach Sayre came home safe and sound from an extended tour of duty in the Middle East. For this, his grateful family, friends and neighbors came out to honor him.

Fitzpatrick, Lamb introduce Never Again International Outbreak Prevention Act

U.S. Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick and Conor Lamb (PA-18) introduced H.R. 7132, the Never Again International Outbreak Prevention Act. This legislation would provide accountability with respect to international reporting and monitoring of outbreaks of novel viruses and diseases, sanction bad actors, and review the actions of the World Health Organization.

Congressional Ukraine Caucus Urges Sanctions If Construction of Nord Stream 2 Continues

WASHINGTON – The Congressional Ukraine Caucus (CUC) Co-Chairs Reps. Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio), Andy Harris (R-Md.), Mike Quigley (D-Ill.), and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.), in addition to caucus member Rep. Michael Burgess (R-Texas), on June 8 sent a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo expressing concern regarding Russia’s efforts to circumvent Congress­ional sanctions on Nord Stream 2, and urging Mr.

House bill would require foreign nations to improve reporting on disease outbreaks

U.S. Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and Conor Lamb (D-PA) introduced legislation that would require foreign nations to implement systems for reporting and monitoring outbreaks of novel diseases.

In addition, the Never Again International Outbreak Prevention Act (H.R. 7132) would sanction bad actors and review the actions of the World Health Organization (WHO).

Fitzpatrick and Lamb Introduce International Tripwire Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, June 8th, 2020, Representatives Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Conor Lamb (PA-17) introduced H.R. 7132, the Never Again International Outbreak Prevention Act. This legislation would provide accountability with respect to international reporting and monitoring of outbreaks of novel viruses and diseases, sanction bad actors, and review the actions of the World Health Organization (WHO).

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