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Fitzpatrick helps introduce Global Learning Loss Assessment Act

Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick, Chrissy Houlahan and Mike Quigley introduced the Global Learning Loss Assessment Act.

This legislation aims to address education loss. School closures stemming from this global health crisis have affected more than 1 billion students around the world, and, according to a recent study by Save the Children, about 10 million students are in danger of permanently dropping out of school due to rising poverty related to the pandemic.

U.S. Sens. John Boozman and Ben Cardin have introduced companion legislation in the Senate.

Fitzpatrick, Houlahan, Quigley Identify Global Crisis In Education Due To COVID-19

LANGHORNE, PA—This week, Representatives Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Chrissy Houlahan (PA-06), and Mike Quigley (IL-05) introduced the Global Learning Loss Assessment Act. This bipartisan, bicameral legislation aims to identify the scope of one of the most significant secondary impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic: education loss.

Kinzinger, Fitzpatrick seek U.S. involvement in protecting people of Belarus Kinzinger, Fitzpatrick seek U.S. involvement in protecting people of Belarus

Following last month’s illegal election in Belarus, U.S. Reps. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) recently urged the Trump administration to institute sanctions against the Belarusian government for human rights violations against its own people.

Bipartisan US Congress Appeal Calls for “Greater Leadership” in Support of Democracy in Belarus

As the crisis in Belarus continues to unfold, a bipartisan group of US Congress members led by Representatives Marcy Kaptur (D-OH), Gregory Meeks (D-NY), Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) have addressed a letter to Secretary Pompeo urging the Trump Administration to take a stronger stand against the violence being carried out by the Belarusian government against its own people.

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).

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