Rep. Smucker- "Apprenticeships offer one of the strongest solutions to closing this skills gap and strengthening the American workforce."On the heels of National Apprenticeship Week, today we will hear from the Labor Department on their apprenticeship programs, which can help energize the U.S. workforce.
Lloyd was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania to Daniel and Arie Smucker. He was born into an Amish family. After graduating from Lancaster Mennonite High School in 1981, he attended Lebanon Valley College and Franklin & Marshall College.
Lloyd is currently serving as a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district since 2019. He previously served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district from 2017 to 2018 and as a member of the Pennsylvania State Senate for the 13th District from 2009 to 2016.
Washington, D.C. – On April 3rd, 2019, U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker (R-PA) joined with his colleagues and introduced a bill to deter robocalls in the U.S. called the TRACED Act, which passed the House with bipartisan support. Senators John Thune (R-S.D.) and Ed Markey (D- Mass.) introduced the Senate companion bill (S. 151), which had 22 bipartisan cosponsors and passed the Senate.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA-11) released the following statement after he voted against H.R. 4378, "Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Further Health Extenders Act of 2019"
“This bill once again kicks the can down the road on government funding, rather than enacting much-needed reforms to spending and the budget process.”
Washington, D.C. - Today, Representative Dan Bishop (R-NC) introduced the Increasing Health Coverage through HRAs Act with Representatives Ted Budd (R-NC), Bruce Westerman (R-AR) and Lloyd Smucker (R-PA). The legislation would give the administration’s Health Reimbursement Arrangements rule, finalized earlier this year, the full force and effect of law.