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August 3, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Brendan Boyle joined House Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) and a group of 20 House Democrats on a trip to Israel and the West Bank.  The trip is an opportunity to learn more about issues critical to the U.S.-Israel relationship and international security.   

July 30, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC-  Congressman Brendan Boyle (PA-13) continued his efforts to fight for the environment by celebrating Climate Action Day today.  The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is scheduled to release its final Clean Power Plan to modernize our energy sector and reduce our greenhouse gas emissions.  Congressman Boyle fully supports federal action to address climate change.

July 28, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today, Congressman Brendan Boyle (D-PA-13) joined a bi-partisan coalition to introduce H.R.3220, the Medicare Common Access Card Act.  The bill would require the Department of Health and Human Services to initiate a “smart card pilot program” and issue new, more secure Medicare cards to select participants.

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July 27, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC—Today, Congressman Brendan Boyle (D-PA) joined with bipartisan group of 125 Members of Congress calling on Secretary of State John Kerry to support equal treatment for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Foreign Service Officers (FSOs) and their spouses.

July 23, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today, Congressman Brendan Boyle (PA-13) signed on as an original co-sponsor of the Equality Act, legislation to ban discrimination against LGBT individuals in public accommodations, housing, employment, and other core areas of daily life. 

July 22, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC-  Today, Congressman Brendan Boyle (PA-13) joined Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus Congressman Xavier Becerra (CA-34),  Congressman Lloyd Doggett (TX-35), Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), Congresswoman Doris Matsui (CA-06), Social Security Disability beneficiary and advocate Susan Flashman, and Max Richtman of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Med

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July 15, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Brendan Boyle (D-PA-13) issued the following statement on the Older Americans Act which was signed into law on July 14, 1965: 

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July 14, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Brendan Boyle (D-PA-13) issued the following statement after President Obama announced that the negotiators of the P5+1 nations have reached a nuclear agreement with Iran:

July 10, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC-  Today, Congressman Brendan Boyle (PA-D-13) demanded immediate action in the House now that the Highway Trust Fund is set to expire in only 22 days.  With the looming July 31st deadline, Congressman Boyle again called for a long-term bipartisan solution that will repair America’s deteriorating roads, bridges and transit systems.

July 9, 2015 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today, Congressman Brendan Boyle (D-PA-13) criticized Mondelez International for closing down the Nabisco Plant in Northeast Philadelphia.  The plant’s recent closure left 350 hardworking Pennsylvanians without jobs. 

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