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Congressman Conor Lamb

Representing the 17th District of Pennsylvania

Economy

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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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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."

June 21, 2019 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – As part of the ongoing federal budget appropriations process for fiscal year 2020, the House adopted four amendments sponsored by Representative Conor Lamb (PA-17) this week.

"These are smart investments in programs that protect jobs, protect our energy grid, protect our servicemembers and assist local farmers, and important examples of how our government can support the great work being done by Western Pennsylvanians every day," said Lamb.

April 10, 2019 Video

Rep. Conor Lamb (PA-17) testifies at the Energy & Water Appropriations Subcommittee hearing on Tuesday, April 9, 2019.

April 9, 2019 Video

Rep. Conor Lamb (PA-17) and Rep. John Larson (CT-1) discuss the impact of the Social Security 2100 Act.

February 26, 2019 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Representative Conor Lamb (PA-17) issued the following statement regarding the House vote on the privileged resolution (H.J. Res. 46) to terminate the emergency declaration:

February 25, 2019 Press Release

(WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, the House passed the Supporting Veterans in STEM Careers Act (H.R. 425), a bipartisan bill authored by Representative Neal Dunn (R-FL) and co-sponsored by Rep. Conor Lamb (D-PA-17).  The bill encourages veterans to study and pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields and directs the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop a comprehensive outreach plan to increase veteran participation in its STEM education and research programs.