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In The News Dec 4, 2017

Sexually harassing behavior in the business, entertainment and political worlds won’t change overnight, but a pair of bills co-sponsored by Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick would change how resulting lawsuits are settled.

In The News Dec 4, 2017

There may be no institution more disliked and distrusted by the American people than the U.S. Congress. By its actions and inaction it has earned an awful popularity rating — which it re-enforces almost daily.

In The News Nov 28, 2017

In the wake of media reporting on millions of dollars paid for more than 250 settlements to federal employees, Republican Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick has called for an investigation into the matter.

In The News Nov 22, 2017

A year ago, Republicans promised to “Drain the Swamp,” riding the slogan all the way to unified control of the government. They talked the talk, and some, such as freshman Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick of Pennsylvania and Trey Hollingsworth of Indiana, even walked the walk, introducing legislation to begin drying out the Capitol’s marshier corners.

In The News Nov 21, 2017

While many will be home with their families on Thanksgiving, Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick plans to be in Puerto Rico to take in the island’s recovery first hand.

In The News Nov 20, 2017

U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) on Friday just before Veterans Day introduced legislation that would make it easier for veteran-owned firms to work on federally funded transportation and infrastructure projects.

In The News Nov 20, 2017

A military spending bill that authorizes $7 million for a health study on U.S. citizens exposed to the toxic chemicals PFOS and PFOA, as well as tens of millions of dollars in cleanup funds, is headed for President Donald Trump’s desk for signing. Whether the measures actually will be funded remains an open question.

In The News Nov 20, 2017

When Washington politicians talk about the tax code, it’s easy to get bogged down in numbers. But tax reform isn’t about percentage points or pie charts — it’s about people.

In The News Nov 13, 2017

Gaps in federal and state legislation allowed a Plumstead man serving probation to secretly online stalk a Bucks County teenager for three years. And legislation introduced last week by U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick aims to plug some of those holes.

In The News Nov 1, 2017

Today nearly 100 Americans will die from a drug overdose involving prescription drugs. Since 1999, deaths from prescription opioid overdose have more than quadrupled.