Press Releases

December 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The House Education and the Workforce Committee, during a markup of the PROSPER Act, unanimously agreed to U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker’s (PA-16) amendment that would help higher education institutions combat the opioid epidemic on their campuses.

December 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, President Trump signed into law the bipartisan National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY18 which included U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker’s (PA-16) amendment to expand opportunities for active-duty military men and women to learn career skills and occupational training. This expansion will assist them in their transitions back to civilian life.

December 11, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Lloyd Smucker (PA-16) and Charlie Dent (PA-15) are teaming up to bring attention and aid to local school districts dealing with the substantial influx of Puerto Rican students displaced by Hurricane Maria. Reps.

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December 11, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, as leading American manufactures continue to design, develop, and unveil commercially-available electric trucks, U.S. Reps. Lloyd Smucker (R-PA), Mark DeSaulnier (D-CA), Peter DeFazio (D-OR), and Rodney Davis (R-IL) announced bipartisan legislation (H.R. 4421) that would allow the testing of trucks powered by electric batteries.

December 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA-16) today voted to protect law-abiding gun owners’ right to carry a concealed firearm and improve the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS).

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December 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA-16) issued the following statement after President Trump announced the United States will move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem:

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December 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA-16) is working to preserve two important tax credits that have a track record of jumpstarting economic activity, assisting economically depressed areas, and putting people back to work.

November 30, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA-16) and the Problem Solvers Caucus wrote to Congressional leadership to call for action on a long-term, fiscally-responsible budget deal.

In a letter to House and Senate leaders, the Problem Solvers Caucus said:

November 30, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker issued the following statement after the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee passed two measures to help stop human trafficking:

November 29, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives today passed a bipartisan resolution cosponsored by U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA-16) that would require every House member, officer, and employee to complete anti-harassment training each session of Congress.

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