These are the slides from the FEMA AFG Application Webinar that was held on November 16, 2015. If you should have any questions feel free to contact the FEMA AFG Helpline at 1-800-274-0960 or you can feel free to contact my office at (412) 837-1361.
Congressional investigations are underway and will expose the extent to which this organization may have violated federal law with regard to the sale of human body parts for profit, altering the abortion procedures used so as to enable the collection of body parts, and partial birth abortion.
I've been working to prevent further asset transfers out of the 1-104th ARB in Johnstown. Our dedicated aircrews have decades of experience operating the attack Apache helicopters. Stripping the Guard of its Apaches will deprive our nation of this operational depth, and deeply hollow our reserve component at home...
The VA issued $2,827,377 in bonuses to executives overlooking, and in some cases, fostering mismanagement and neglect at VA facilities. This money is better spent providing veterans with first-rate care they earned, and it is unconscionable to allow bonuses for those who failed our veterans.
The House passed legislation that repeals the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. After we were lied to about the real costs of this law, Congress is intent on finding a better way forward that works for every American.
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Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] led a bipartisan group of his House colleagues writing in support of a provision he introduced during consideration of the House surface transportation bill.
Washington, D.C. – The Western Pennsylvania Coalition for Abandoned Mine Reclamation (WPCAMR) announced its support of Congressman Keith Rothfus’ [PA-12] SENSE Act (H.R.
Washington, D.C. — Today, the House passed the American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act of 2015 (H.R. 4038).
Washington, D.C. — Today, the House passed the Fed Oversight Reform and Modernization Act (H.R. 3189).
Washington, D.C. – In the wake of the recent ISIS terrorist attacks in France, Lebanon, and other nations, Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] called for a moratorium on the entry of Syrian refugees into the United States until security concerns are met. The Obama Administration announced in September that the U.S.
Washington, D.C. – The House today passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2016 (S. 1356). Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] supported the bill and released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – The House today approved a motion to proceed to conference with the Senate on the Developing a Reliable and Innovative Vision for the Economy (DRIVE) Act (H.R. 22).
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At the beginning of the last century, a Godless, totalitarian ideology moved from theory to practice and a global war against freedom began when Communists took over Russia.
In the following decades, the ideology spread through the mainland of China, across the ocean to Cuba, and into Vietnam.
Whether in elected office, in appointed office, or in career civil service, anyone whose salary is paid for with taxpayer dollars works for the public.
Do you remember the days when the country had a healthy, vibrant economy when there were more opportunities and people were actually getting ahead? When getting a raise was a regular event? How about when all the kids in the neighborhood were able to find good jobs right after high school or college?
Whether fighting diabetes or heart disease, developing vaccines, or helping people walk again with robotic limbs, Western Pennsylvania doctors, nurses, and researchers are at the forefront of medical innovation. Their work saves lives, and we can be proud that our region’s universities, hospitals, and laboratories are second to none.
During August, I logged thousands of miles traveling throughout Western Pennsylvania and I heard from the boss in communities from Ambridge to McCandless to Johnstown and lots of stops in between. A lot of folks are facing the same issues. Gas, grocery and health care bills are all going up but people are not seeing their incomes go up to help pay for those bills.
Western Pennsylvania is home to many veterans. Joining together as a community to recognize and thank local veterans at events across Pennsylvania’s Twelfth Congressional District is one of the most solemn honors of my job. Recently we had tremendous events at a D-Day Commemoration Ceremony and a Military and Veterans Appreciation Event.