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Apr 18, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick released the following statement on the release of Special Counsel Robert Muller's report:

Apr 10, 2019 Press Release
The Keeping Our Promises Act Eases Access to Treatment for Agent Orange Related-Illnesses

Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) introduced the Keeping Our Promises Act, a bill that would add nine medical conditions recognized by the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) as having evidence of exposure to certain herbicides used by the Armed Forces during the Vietnam War. Representatives Bruce Westerman (AR-04), Brendan F.

Apr 10, 2019 Press Release
Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation Supports Empowerment, Economic Security, and Education Opportunities for Young Women Around the Globe

Representatives Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Lois Frankel (FL-21), Susan W. Brooks (IN-05), and Nita Lowey (NY-17) reintroduced the Keeping Girls in School Act to support the educational empowerment of girls globally. A companion bill is being introduced by Senators Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire.

Apr 4, 2019 Press Release

The U.S. House of Representatives today passed the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization with broad bipartisan support. Representatives Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Karen Bass (CA-37) introduced this reauthorization which will improve services for survivors of violence, expand housing protections for survivors, and expand training and prevention programs.

Apr 1, 2019 Press Release
Independent Government Agency Monitors Helsinki Accords Compliance and Promotes Global Cooperation

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.

Mar 29, 2019 Press Release

Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12), Brenda Lawrence (MI-14), and Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC-AL) have introduced the bipartisan Smithsonian Women’s History Museum Act to create a national museum dedicated to American women’s history.

Mar 28, 2019 Press Release

In response to the Department of Education’s budget proposal to eliminate federal support for Special Olympics education programs, Representatives Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18), John Katko (NY-24), and Joe Kennedy III (MA-04), led a bipartisan letter to the House Appropriations Committee requesting that the organization receive full federal funding.

Mar 28, 2019 Press Release
The Protect Our Liberian Community Act moves Liberians from Deferred Enforced Departure (DED), which is set to expire on March 31st, to Temporary Protected Status (TPS)

With three days left until Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) status expires for the Liberian community, Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Rep. Dean Phillips (MN-03) have introduced the bipartisan Protect Our Liberian Community Act.

Mar 28, 2019 Press Release

Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and John Garamendi (CA-03) reintroduced the bipartisan Student Loan Refinancing and Recalculating Act, H.R. 1899, to address the ballooning student loan debt crisis in America that cripples over 40 million Americans and their families.

Mar 25, 2019 Press Release
Data-Driven, Non-Partisan Index Measures Lawmakers’ Ability to Work Across Party Lines

Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Vice Chair of the Problem Solvers Caucus and a member of the Congressional Civility and Respect Caucus, was recently named one of the most bipartisan members of the 115th Congress according to a non-partisan ranking.