Press Releases

October 30, 2019 Press Release
Allows agriculture haulers within a short driving distance to finish their route while transporting animals and perishable goods

WASHINGTON [10/30/19] - Today, U.S. Reps. Angie Craig (MN-2) and Lloyd Smucker (PA-11) introduced the Responsible & Efficient Agriculture Destination (TREAD) Act to give farmers and ranchers more flexibility when transporting live animals and perishable goods.

September 24, 2019 Press Release

SMUCKER ON SPEAKER PELOSI’S DECISION TO MOVE FORWARD ON TRUMP IMPEACHMENT PROCESS

 

September 18, 2019 Press Release

Representative Smucker and Trahan Introduce the Bipartisan Financial Aid Communication and Transparency (FACT) Act

Legislation supported by the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA), National College Access Network (NCAN), National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC).

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August 2, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Lloyd Smucker and U.S. Senator Marco Rubio led a group of their colleagues in the House and Senate to express support to President Donald Trump for his recent work expanding health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs), which increase health insurance options for hardworking Americans.

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July 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Smucker introduced the Improving Adoption Outcomes and Affordability Act (H.R. 3690) to enhance medical support services for birthmothers that have made the selfless decision to place their unborn child for adoption to provide them a loving home.

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July 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Lloyd Smucker voted against the House Democrats partisan 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The bill passed the House by a vote of 220 – 197.

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July 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Lloyd Smucker, Ranking Member of the Higher Education and Workforce Investment Subcommittee, Rep. Susan Davis (D-CA), Chairwoman of the subcommittee, and Rep. Sharice Davids (D-KS) introduced legislation to eliminate all administrative fees on federal student loans, which would save students over $1.7 billion per year.

June 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Two pieces of bipartisan legislation sponsored by Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA-11) were adopted by the House Armed Services Committee during a markup of the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (H.R. 2500). 

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May 28, 2019 Press Release
The Stop Student Debt Relief Scams Act would help identify and shut down scammers that prey on Americans with student loan debt and provide much needed guidance to federal loan borrowers.

WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, May 21, Congressman Lloyd Smucker (PA-11) and Congresswoman Haley Stevens (MI-11) introduced H.R. 2888 the Stop Student Debt Relief Scams Act, a bipartisan bill that would give the U.S. Department of Education and law enforcement agencies the tools needed to identify and shut down student debt relief scams.

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May 17, 2019 Press Release

Lancaster, PA -- Congressman Lloyd Smucker, in conjunction with the office of U.S. Senator Pat Toomey, will host a ceremony honoring area Vietnam-era veterans with a 50th anniversary commemorative pin. Veterans from the 11th Congressional District are invited to attend and be honored at this event.

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