Bill Tackles Prescription Drug Abuse
Washington, DC – Bipartisan legislation introduced by Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) to combat the opioid epidemic unanimously passed the House Tuesday afternoon. The REACH OUT Act will ensure that prescribers have the necessary tools for preventing prescription drug abuse.
Langhorne, PA – Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) released a statement Monday regarding the current immigration policy:
Fitzpatrick’s Problem Solvers Caucus Endorses SITSA Act
WASHINGTON –Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) joined a bipartisan majority of the House Friday to pass legislation to provide swifter action to stop the unlawful importation and distribution of synthetic drugs, and give law enforcement effective tools to help keep our communities safe.
House to Consider Dozens of Bills to Combat Opioid Epidemic
Langhorne, PA – Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) announced several new grant opportunities provided by the U.S. Justice Department focused on school safety. The grants are a result of the Fitzpatrick-backed STOP School Violence Act, which became law earlier this year.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressmen Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Carlos Curbelo (R-FL), and Mike Thompson (D-CA) authored a bipartisan bill to help medical professionals implement best practices for prescribing opioids. Their REACH OUT Act unanimously passed the Energy and Commerce Committee and will be considered by the full House this month.
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and Brendan Boyle (D-PA) sent a joint letter today requesting the EPA deploy a research team to Bucks and Montgomery Counties as the EPA develops a National PFAS Management Plan.
Langhorne, PA – Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) recognized June as LGBT Pride Month:
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.