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MILITARY LENDING ACT PROTECTIONS LETTER

Representative Conor Lamb (D-PA) led a bipartisan letter with Representatives Walter Jones (R-NC) and Jacky Rosen (D-NV) to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) urging the agency to protect servicemembers and their families by upholding current Military Lending Act Protections. View the letter.

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March 30, 2020 Page

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, Congress recently passed H.R. 748, the bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.  This critical $2 trillion spending package includes provisions to support families and workers, small businesses, state and local organizations and health care workers and hospitals.  Previously, Congress passed two bipartisan measures – H.R.

March 27, 2020 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, Representative Conor Lamb (PA-17) voted to pass H.R. 748 – the bipartisan Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act – which was signed to into law by the President.

March 9, 2020 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Representatives Conor Lamb (PA-17) and Dan Newhouse (WA-4) introduced H.R.

February 11, 2020 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – The Upper Ohio Navigation Project has received $7.7 million in funding for the Pre-Construction Engineering and Design (PED) phase under the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) FY2020 Work Plan.  The Upper Ohio Navigation Project addresses lock condition and capacity issues at Emsworth, Dashields, and Montgomery Locks and Dams along the Ohio River.

February 6, 2020 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Representative Conor Lamb (PA-17) issued the following statement following the House’s passage of the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act:

“Today we passed the first bipartisan bill in generations to reform our labor laws and protect and expand workers’ rights to organize, bargain collectively, and ensure they’re treated with the respect and dignity they deserve.”

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December 31, 2019 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, Representative Conor Lamb (PA-17) issued a report highlighting the work of his office in 2019 for the constituents of Pennsylvania’s 17th Congressional District.

December 12, 2019 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 3, the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act of 2019.

November 13, 2019 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, Representative Conor Lamb (PA-17) was appointed to serve on the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

November 6, 2019 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) –– Today, Representative Conor Lamb (PA-17) and a bipartisan group of Pennsylvania Members of Congress announced that the U.S.

July 18, 2019 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Representative Conor Lamb (PA-17) voted this week to pass the Raise the Wage Act (H.R. 582) and the Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 (H.R. 748). 

"We need to do more to help the men and women across the country who are working hard but still struggling to make ends meet due to low wages and high healthcare costs,” said Lamb.  “The passage of these two bills are critical steps to help stabilize and grow our middle class."