Congressman Keith Rothfus

Representing the 12th District of Pennsylvania

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May 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON –  Congressman Keith Rothfus (PA-12) introduced the bipartisan Naloxone Guidelines Act (H.R. 5926) with Congressman Bill Keating (MA-09). This bill is an evolution of the goals outlined in the Co-Prescribing Saves Lives Act of 2016 (HR 4841), which both Congressional members introduced last Congress and that was signed into law.

May 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Keith Rothfus (PA-12) issued the following statement after welcoming over 80 Western Pennsylvania veterans at the World War II Memorial, where they gathered during a tour to visit other national war memorials and D.C. monuments:

May 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Rothfus released the following statement after voting for the National Defense Reauthorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2019 (H.R. 5155):

May 23, 2018 Article

By Keith J. Rothfus and David B. McKinley

 

When a tanker full of mostly Russian-sourced liquefied natural gas (LNG) docked in Boston last winter to relieve New England of a self-imposed energy shortage, America’s “all-of-the-above” energy policy took on a new meaning. While it is doubtful that the importation of Russian energy is what federal officials envisioned as suitable policy, this is the unfortunate reality.

May 22, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Rothfus (PA-12), issued the following statement after he supported the bipartisan Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, S. 2155, to provide targeted regulatory relief for financial institutions. The Congressman is the only Pennsylvania member serving on the House Financial Services Committee.

May 22, 2018 Press Release

 

WASHINGTON – Congressman Rothfus (PA-12) issued the following statement after the House passed the FIRST STEP Act, H.R. 5682. The Congressman is a cosponsor of this reform bill that would lower recidivism and prison populations through evidence-based programs:

May 21, 2018 In The News

By Tracie Maurellio, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

WASHINGTON — In an embarrassment for House Republican leaders, conservatives on Friday scuttled a bill that combines stricter work and job training requirements for food stamp recipients with a renewal of farm subsidies popular in GOP-leaning farm country.

May 18, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON –  Congressman Keith Rothfus (PA-12) released the following statement after H.R. 2, the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 failed to pass the House:

May 17, 2018 In The News

By J.D. Prose, Beaver County Times

U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus has introduced legislation that would broaden access to treatment for those dealing with substance abuse disorders.

In a statement, Rothfus, R-12, Sewickley, said his Expanding Access to Treatment Act (H.R. 5769) would “provide additional resources for federally qualified health centers and rural health clinics to help offset the costs of training their clinicians to treat substance abuse disorders.”

May 17, 2018 Video

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