Introduced in February of 2017, Bipartisan Bill Reflects Key, Anti-Terror 9/11 Commission Recommendation
Langhorne, PA—Congressmen Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05) released the following statements after the President signed the Saracini Aviation Safety Act of 2018 into law:
$1.7 Million in funds to assist dislocated workers
Bristol, PA—Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) today presented the Bucks County Workforce Development Board (BCWDB) with a $1.7 million U.S. Department of Labor grant at the PA CareerLink of Bucks County.
Fitzpatrick, Gottheimer commend Senate action
Langhorne, PA—Congressmen Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05) commended the Senate passage of the Saracini Aviation Safety Act of 2018, included in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reauthorization:
Introduces Bills to Increase Executive Transparency, Accountability
Washington, DC—U.S. Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and Tom Suozzi (D-NY) introduced bipartisan legislation today that requires presidential and vice-presidential candidates to disclose their tax returns.
Measures designed to prevent prescription drug abuse
Washington, DC—The U.S. House of Representatives advanced two bipartisan measures authored by Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) to prevent prescription drug abuse.
Announces his opposition to federal lawsuit threatening ACA
Washington, DC—Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) today signed onto the Maintaining Protections for Patients with Pre-Existing Conditions Act of 2018 [H.R.6898], which would maintain protections for individuals with pre-existing conditions.
New Passenger Aircraft Require Secondary Barriers
Washington, DC—Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) and Josh Gottheimer joined the U.S. House Wednesday in advancing legislation requiring the installation of secondary barriers on new passenger aircraft.
FY 18 AFG Program will award $315 million to enhance capabilities
Langhorne, PA—Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-08) announced plans Tuesday for federal safety grants aimed at assisting local fire departments to further strengthen their capabilities to respond to emergency situations. These grants focus on issues such as fire prevention, emergency vehicle procurement, staff training, and EMS operations.
Bipartisan Group of Freshmen Lawmakers Demand Constitutional Amendment
Washington, DC—Congressmen Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and Jodey Arrington (R-TX) discussed the need for a Constitutional amendment that would limit the number of terms an individual may serve in the United States Congress. They were joined by Congressman Mike Gallagher (R-WI) and Congressman Ro Khanna (D-CA).
Violence Against Women Act expires Sep. 30 unless Congress acts
Washington, DC—U.S. Representatives Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) urged both parties to come together and immediately pass a long-term reauthorization of Violence Against Women Act to ensure protections for women and families across Pennsylvania before Congress runs out of time.