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.
Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) issued the following statement on the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka:
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.
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.”
Washington, DC— Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, strongly advocated today for passage of the bipartisan Cyber Deterrence and Response Act, which would combat cyber-attacks from hostile state actors. The measure unanimously passed the House by voice vote.
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.
Langhorne, PA – Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) released a statement today sharply criticizing Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election:
Washington, DC – Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) issued the following statement after the Justice Department announced indictments against 12 additional Russians for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election:
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressional Ukrainian Caucus Co-Chairs Representative Sandy Levin (D-MI), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Marcy Kaptur (D-OH), and Andy Harris, M.D. (R-MD) called on the Russian government to release Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released a statement Monday on the opening of the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem: