Congressman Keith Rothfus

Representing the 12th District of Pennsylvania

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Jan 13, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Rothfus released the following statement after the House passed a budget resolution (S. Con. Res. 3) that facilitates action on the repeal of Obamacare:

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Jan 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after the House passed the SEC Regulatory Accountability Act (H.R. 78), which requires the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to calculate the costs and benefits of its rules and regulations. H.R.

Jan 10, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after the House passed the HALOS Act (H.R. 79), which makes it easier for angel investors to invest in start-ups.

Jan 6, 2017 Press Release

“Sam Johnson is not your ordinary member of Congress. His life of service to our nation, which included seven years at the notorious Hanoi Hilton, has been heroic. He is an American icon, and his retirement will leave an indelible void,” said Congressman Rothfus. “We will cherish the next two years serving with him.”

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Jan 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] was named Vice Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit for the 115th congress.

Jan 5, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after the House passage of the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act (H.R. 26) and spoke in favor of the legislation on the House floor earlier today:

In The News

Oct 26, 2016 In The News

An imminent change in federal overtime regulations could have “unintended consequences” for employees and business, U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus, R-Sewickley, said Tuesday.

Oct 26, 2016 In The News

Lack of educational opportunities, limited access to public transportation, drug addiction issues and day-to-day financial struggles all can negatively affect a person’s ability to achieve upward m

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Oct 4, 2016 In The News

The Somerset County Library will hold a civic leadership round table for youth in grades five and up and their families.

Oct 3, 2016 In The News

People my kids' age, who track their money by smartphone, wonder why garish competing bank branches still stud every shopping district in Philadelphia and the suburbs.

Sep 29, 2016 In The News

Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf returned to Capitol Hill Thursday to testify about the bank's sales practices before the House Financial Services Committee on Thursday morning.

Sep 15, 2016 Column

Townhall

September 17 is a special day for our country.  That is the day, in 1787, when the Constitutional Convention meeting in Philadelphia agreed to the framework for the nation’s government, our Constitution.

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Jul 28, 2016 Column

Pittsburgh Business Times

Community banks have to spend so much complying with federal regulations that they have fewer and fewer resources to serve their local community and increase consumer choice. Many are being forced to merge just to stay afloat.

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May 20, 2016 Column

Tribune-Democrat

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

Mar 3, 2016 Column

Townhall

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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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.

Sep 17, 2015 Column

Breitbart
Over the past three months, a series of videos exposed Planned Parenthood’s ghoulish practice of harvesting and trafficking of aborted babies’ body parts.

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