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Fitzpatrick Introduces Bill to Crack Down on Illegal Fentanyl Shipments, Hold Chinese Government Accountable

In light of the dramatic rise in devastating fentanyl overdose deaths, Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick, Chair of the Heroin and Opioid Task Force, and Reps. Max Rose (NY-11), French Hill (AR-02), and Anthony Brindisi (NY-22), today introduced the bipartisan Fentanyl Sanctions Act—the first-ever fentanyl sanctions effort in the House of Representatives—that would pressure the Chinese government to honor their commitment to make all fentanyl illegal and provide the United States with more tools and resources to go after illicit traffickers in China, Mexico, and other countries.

Fitzpatrick Appointed to Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe

Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) was appointed by House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy to serve as a Commissioner on the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (‘CSCE’), also known as the U.S. Helsinki Commission. Founded in 1976, the Helsinki Commission seeks to advance democracy and human rights along with military, economic, and environmental cooperation among all 57-participating states.

Fitzpatrick Statement on Palestinian Terrorist Attack

Langhorne, Pa— Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released a statement following the death of Ari Fuld, an American-Israeli, stabbed by a 17-year-old Palestinian terrorist.

“We grieve at the loss of Ari Fuld, an American-Israeli who was murdered by a Palestinian terrorist south of Jerusalem. Our prayers are with his family and his four children. As a defender of Israel, Ari relentlessly advocated for the safety and security of the Jewish People. May his heroic memory be a blessing for all of us.”

Fitzpatrick, Gottheimer Host Bipartisan Roundtable on US-Israel Relations with Israeli Ambassador

Fairless Hills, PA—Congressmen Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) participated in bipartisan roundtable discussion Wednesday on US-Israel relations at the Lower Bucks Chamber of Commerce.

Joined by Ambassador Dani Dayan, Consul General of Israel in New York, along with Bucks County Jewish faith leaders, Congressmen Fitzpatrick and Gottheimer reiterated their strong support for the State of Israel and commitment to helping protect our ally from regional threats, including the terrorist group Hamas in Gaza.