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HARRISBURG, PA--AARP Pennsylvania today praised 10 Pennsylvania U.S. House members for voting to support bipartisan legislation to combat age discrimination – the "Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act" (POWADA). The House of Representatives vote Wednesday approving the bill is the most important action yet in the long drive toward passage.
The Congressional Ukraine Caucus Co-Chairs Representatives Marcy Kaptur, Andy Harris, Mike Quigley, and Brian Fitzpatrick on Thursday introduced a resolution expressing bipartisan support for Ukraine, its people, and the country's "democratic trajectory, free from Russian malign influence."
It's not usually the case in America that you have an opportunity to use smart, market-based policy to solve two critical problems. A bill now before Congress, called The Market Choice Act, is the exception.
We made a solemn pledge to our seniors through Social Security and Medicare. For the last 83 years, Social Security has provided a financial foundation for our retired workers who work hard and play by the rules. Our parents and grandparents worked their entire lives contributing to Social Security.
Bucks County residents Frank Mongiello and Matthew Bellina joined President Donald Trump at the White House Wednesday as he signed the Trickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act of 2018. The legislation was a companion bill to one proposed last year by U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, R-8, of Middletown.
Secondary cockpit barriers would be required in all new passenger airplanes to deter hijackers under a measure led by U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) that was included in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reauthorization bill approved by the U.S. House of Representatives on April 27.
Our veterans deserve every honor and consideration we can give them. In his second inaugural address, President Lincoln solidified the government’s solemn obligation “to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow, and his orphan.” Lincoln’s enduring words stand as a guide for how our nation should treat its veterans in all endeavors following their service.
U.S. House representatives have advanced an airplane safety priority inspired by a Bucks County, Pennsylvania, resident who lost his life during the 9/11 attack.