Congressman Keith Rothfus

Representing the 12th District of Pennsylvania

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Jul 14, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after the House passed the Iran Accountability Act (H.R. 5631):

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Jul 14, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after the House passed the Department of Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act of 2017 (H.R. 5538):

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Jul 13, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after the House passed the Conscience Protection Act of 2016 (H.Amdt. S. 304):

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Jul 8, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after the passage of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (S. 524):

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Jul 8, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement on the House passage of the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act of 2017 (H.R. 5485):

Jul 6, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after the House passed the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2015 (H.R. 2646):

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Jul 5, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] issued the following statement regarding the recommendation from FBI Director James Comey that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton not be prosecuted for her "extremely careless" mishandling of classified information:

In The News

Jul 13, 2016 In The News

Pennsylvania’s southwest corner, including Cambria County, was hit by a scourge of drug overdose deaths in 2015.

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Jul 11, 2016 In The News

WASHINGTON (CNS) — Medical experts, politicians and religious leaders spoke at a Capitol Hill forum July 8, urging Congress to pass H.R. 4828, the Conscience Protection Act.

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Jul 6, 2016 In The News

The FBI won't recommend criminal charges against Hillary Clinton for her use of a private email server while secretary of state, agency Director James Comey said Tuesday, lifting a major legal thre

Jul 5, 2016 In The News

Inspired by volunteer efforts to beautify Johnstown’s West End, Gautier Specialty Metals CFO and controller Jackie Kulback started talking to people about what to do about her company’s surrounding

Jul 1, 2016 In The News

The niche alternative energy industry that generates power from hazardous piles of coal waste that litter the U.S. is facing an environmental Catch-22.

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Jun 21, 2016 Column

Per the admission of President Barack Obama’s deputy national security adviser and once-aspiring fiction writer, Ben Rhodes, the Obama administration deceived the American people as it sought to gain public and congressional support for its nuclear deal with Iran.

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Jun 20, 2016 Column

Every American student learns that our government has three branches: legislative, executive, and judicial.  The legislature makes the law, the executive enforces the law, and the judicial branch adjudicates disputes arising under the law.

May 20, 2016 Column

The opioid and heroin epidemic is tearing across the country, destroying lives and devastating families.

Heroin overdose deaths across the country have increased six-fold since 2001, with more than 10,000 deaths occurring last year alone. 

In Pennsylvania, there has been a 470 percent increase in drug overdose deaths in the past two decades. 

Mar 3, 2016 Column

Nearly seven years after the Great Recession ended, persistent anemic economic growth should force us to ask: since a monetary policy unprecedented in expansionary scope has failed to produce even average GDP growth, what went wrong?

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Dec 14, 2015 Column

by: Rep. Keith Rothfus

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Nov 2, 2015 Column

A new speaker of the House, from a new generation, has taken the gavel. He does so with a commitment to reform the rules and practices of how the House operates. Such reforms are critical because, for too long, individual members and committees have been shut out in favor of centralized policymaking from the speaker's office.

May 1, 2015 Column

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.

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Oct 25, 2014 Column

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.