Congressman Keith Rothfus

Representing the 12th District of Pennsylvania

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Apr 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] wrote to Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Mick Mulvaney today supporting the Upper Ohio Navigation Project and urging the Administration to allow it to go forward.

Apr 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] today introduced the Congressional Pay for Performance Act of 2017 (H.R. 2153). This bipartisan legislation would withhold pay from members of Congress should they fail to pass a budget resolution by May 15th and appropriations bills by July 31st.

Apr 21, 2017 Article

The Daily Caller
by; Keith Rothfus

“Tell us about Mark.”  It was a simple request born of a search for answers to a seemingly intractable conflict.

Apr 18, 2017 Article

The Philadelphia Inquirer

by: Keith Rothfus

Apr 7, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after the Senate confirmed Judge Neil Gorsuch to serve as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States: 

Apr 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after the House passed the Supporting America’s Innovators Act of 2017, which raises the limit on the number of individuals who can invest in certain venture capital funds before those funds must register with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as “investment companies” under the Investment Company Act of 1940:

Apr 5, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] today questioned Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray regarding the Bureau’s lack of transparency and accountability during a Financial Services Committee hearing entitled “The 2016 Semi-Annual Reports of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.”  Congressman Rothfus expressed frustration

Apr 4, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after the House passed the Encouraging Employee Ownership Act of 2017 (H.R. 1343), which makes it easier for businesses to reward and retain employees by offering them ownership shares. H.R. 1343 updates a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) rule to allow firms to offer more shares to employees without having to provide costly and excessive disclosures:

Mar 30, 2017 In The News

Bills advocated by the American Bankers Association (ABA) were introduced in the House and Senate this week to help federal savings associations to retain their thrift charters.

The legislative measures would provide a simple process for thrifts to elect to receive the lending powers — and compliance responsibilities — of national banks without changing their Home Owners Loan Act (HOLA) charters. They would also give thrifts more options to diversify their portfolios.

Mar 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Keith Rothfus [PA-12] released the following statement after President Donald Trump signed an executive order reversing several Obama-era regulations on our nation’s energy industry, including several actions related to the Clean Power Plan:

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