Smucker Introduces Legislation to Help Fill Job Openings with Skilled Workers Through Investment in Workforce, Apprenticeship OpportunitiesWashington, D.C. —Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA-11) has introduced legislation to spur investment in building a stronger workforce to meet the demands of the 21st century. The USA Workforce Tax Credit Act would encourage charitable donations for community-based apprenticeship initiatives, career and technical education, workforce development and K-12 educational preparedness.
Rep. Smucker statement after meeting with local law enforcement officials and Customs and Border Patrol at the nation's southern border.
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, DC – Representative Lloyd Smucker (PA-11) voted in favor of H.R. 3237 this week to provide supplemental funding to support the United States Capitol Police and released the following statement:
Washington, DC – Representative Lloyd Smucker released the following statement after voting against a series of reckless and irresponsible spending bills brought forward by Speaker Nancy Pelosi this week, including H.R. 4346, 4373, and 4502.
Washington, DC – Representative Lloyd Smucker is announcing the introduction of the Improving Access to Child Care Act, legislation aimed at providing states a dedicated funding stream to support the expansion of child care efforts by reforming a current but ineffective program.