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Dec 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC— Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Co-Chair of the International Basic Education Caucus, Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee, and Commissioner of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (Helsinki Commission), and Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), Chairman of the Congressio

Dec 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Second only to declaring war, impeaching a President and overturning the results of an election is the most significant action that Congress can take.  Impeachment is a constitutional nuclear option of last resort.  Historical precedent demands that this only occurs in the most extreme of circumstances, and should happen only after a formal law

Dec 2, 2019 Press Release
Joint letters to airlines follow request to FAA for mandatory inclusion of naloxone onboard flights after fatal overdose

WASHINGTON, DCCongressman Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) was joined by Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Congressman David Trone (D-MD) in issuing joint letters urging airlines to carry opioid overdose medication, such as naloxone, to make air travel safer ahead of what is projected t

Nov 26, 2019 Press Release

LANGHORNE, PA—For the third year, Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) will travel to Puerto Rico to inspect humanitarian and reconstruction efforts following several major hurricanes hitting the island. The devastation caused by Hurricane Maria in 2017 prompted one of the largest federal responses to a domestic disaster in the history of the United States.

Nov 26, 2019 Press Release

BRISTOL BOROUGH, PACongressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) welcomed Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson to Bucks County. Secretary Carson was visiting the district to tour the newly designated Opportunity Zone in the area.

Nov 22, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTONCongressman Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02), the Co-Chairs of the Bipartisan Heroin & Opioid Taskforce, introduced the Extend Act – a bipartisan bill that will help the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) continue to treat fentanyl-related substances as Schedule I substances.

Nov 21, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Rep. Annie Kuster (NH-02), the Co-Chairs of the Bipartisan Opioid Taskforce, and Rep. Stephanie Murphy (FL-07) re-introduced the Road to Recovery Act – bipartisan legislation that would remove barriers to substance use disorder treatment services under Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).

Nov 19, 2019 Press Release

LANGHORNE, PA – I am pleased to inform Upper Makefield residents that after months of working with officials on the federal, state, and local level, our office has gained traction with the Mercer County Prosecutor’s office who has graciously agreed to assist in limiting the amount of noise pollution coming from the Mercer County Firing Range.

Nov 16, 2019 Press Release

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Congressman Brendan F. Boyle (PA-02) were honored by the Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center (HAMEC) for their continued advocacy for Holocaust education and for supporting HAMEC’s mission to use the lessons of the Holocaust to teach about the terrible consequences of hatred and bigotry.

Nov 14, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC –Today, Representatives Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Jackie Speier (D-CA), Jared Huffman (D-CA), and Mark DeSaulnier (D-CA) applaud the passage of H.R.