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U.S. Reps. Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) helped lead more than 385 congressional members in urging increased diplomatic action by the United States to renew the expiring United Nations arms embargo against Iran, as well as U.N. travel restrictions on Iranian individuals involved with dangerous proliferation activities.
Some members of Congress think it would be a good idea to help pay frontline workers' student loans or higher education costs as part of a possible coronavirus relief package.
YOUNGSTOWN — Representatives Tim Ryan (OH-13), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), and Annie Kuster (D-NH) on Tuesday introduced legislation to provide $25,000 in either student loan debt relief or education benefits to essential workers and their family members.
Two bills were introduced in April in the U.S. House of Representatives to provide small businesses with access to business interruption insurance in the event of future national emergencies that cause business interruption like those caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Some states also have introduced legislation calling for business interruption insurance to cover situations such as these.
WASHINGTON – An overwhelming majority of members of the United States House of Representatives – 387 out of 435 – sent a letter on Monday to Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, urging him to renew the soon-to-be expired United N
An overwhelming bipartisan majority of the US House of Representatives on Monday called for the extension of the United Nations arms embargo against the Islamic Republic of Iran.
State lawmakers are asking Harrisburg to give more money to Morrisville School District to help it avoid drastic budget cuts and provide online tools to students learning at home amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Julie Manworren, Volunteers of America of Minnesota and Wisconsin, issues statement on human services support during COVID-19:
America’s nonprofits must receive federal support in the next emergency stimulus relief package, wrote U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and more than 140 of his colleagues in an April 29 letter sent to leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives that drew support from numerous national nonprofit organizations.
The COVID-19 pandemic has taken an unprecedented toll on every American's way of life. Sports seasons have been canceled or postponed indefinitely, and main streets across America now resemble ghost towns more than the bustling hubs of commerce they once were.