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July 17, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Brendan F. Boyle (PA-02) today introduced legislation to require that all newly sworn-in U.S. citizens be uniformly provided voter registration forms at naturalization ceremonies. Boyle’s “Citizenship Empowerment Act” (H.R. 3770) would require officials to provide voter registration forms in the citizenship packets provided to all newly sworn-in U.S.

July 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Brendan F. Boyle (PA-02) today released the statement below, following Sen. Bernie Sanders (VT) Philadelphia rally to save Hahnemann Hospital from closure:
 

July 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –   Today, Congressman Brendan F. Boyle (PA-02) re-introduced the Standardizing Testing and Accountability Before Large Elections Giving Electors Necessary Information for Unobstructed Selection (STABLE GENIUS) Act to require that all presidential candidates undergo a standardized medical examination and publicly disclose its results before the election.

July 9, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Brendan F. Boyle (PA-02) today re-introduced legislation, H.R. 3635, to abolish the United States debt ceiling. This comes in the wake of recent reports that show the U.S. government exhausting its ability to pay its bills as early as September of this year.

June 27, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Brendan F. Boyle (PA-02) wrote to President Trump urging him to demand the release of 24 Ukrainian sailors held in Russia and uphold U.S. support for Ukraine’s territorial integrity with Vladimir Putin.

June 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R.2407, a House Appropriations package including the Fiscal Year 2020 State, Foreign Operations Appropriations Act. This package includes an amendment offered by Congressman Brendan F. Boyle (PA-02) which doubles funding for the International Fund for Ireland to $1.5 million from $750,000.

June 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R.2407, a House Appropriations package including the Fiscal Year 2020 Energy and Water Appropriations Act. This package includes an amendment offered by Congressman Brendan F.

June 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Brendan Boyle (PA-02), Earl Blumenauer (OR-03), and James McGovern (MA-02) sent a letter urging the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) to modernize its current regulatory language to allow for data to be derived from nonclinical trials that do not involve tests on animals.

June 8, 2019 Press Release

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Today, Congressman Brendan F. Boyle (PA-02) announced the grand opening of his newest district office located at 1318 W. Girard Avenue. This will be the fourth District Office that the Congressman has opened in the PA-02 district. 

May 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Brendan F. Boyle (PA-02), a member of the powerful Ways and Means Committee,  applauded the House of Representatives for passing H.R. 1994, the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act.

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In The News

October 22, 2015 In The News

Washington, DC- Today, Congressman Brendan Boyle (PA-D-13) participated in a Foreign Committee hearing on anti-Israel and anti-Semitic incitement within the Palestinian Authority. 

Here is a transcript of the Congressman’s statement:

October 22, 2015 In The News

By Northeast Times Staff Oct. 21, 2015

Former Phil­adelphia May­or and Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell joined U.S. Rep. Brendan Boyle at a Roosevelt Boulevard in­ter­sec­tion on Oct. 12 to is­sue a pub­lic de­mand for Con­gress’ re­new­al of fed­er­al fund­ing for the na­tion’s road, bridges and trans­it sys­tems.

October 7, 2015 In The News

By Ivan Levingston

It’s time again for Take Five, when HOH talks with a member of Congress about topics relatively unrelated to legislative work.

This week, freshman Rep. Brendan F. Boyle, D-Pa., talks about Philadelphia foods, a magical week and the time he was on Russian TV.

September 29, 2015 In The News

The head of Planned Parenthood has defended her organisation before Congress, calling a series of secretly recorded videos a "smear campaign".

President Cecile Richards told members of Congress on Tuesday she was "proud" that Planned Parenthood donates foetal tissue for research.

September 29, 2015 In The News

By Dan Vergano, BuzzFeed News Reporter


Instead of debating hidden camera videos, Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards spent Tuesday defending her group’s finances to Congress.

September 25, 2015 In The News

Pope Francis stepped into some of America's most contested debates Wednesday, beginning his highly anticipated tour with a call for action on climate change and sympathy for immigrants.

September 22, 2015 In The News

Representative Brendan Boyle (D-PA), who is Catholic, talked about Pope Francis' visit to the U.S., his address to a joint meeting of Congress, and his visit to the United Nations. Representative Boyle also spoke about the role of religion in politics.

September 2, 2015 In The News

Above: Ian Hyland, Business and Finance Media Group, and US Ambassador Kevin O’Malley present Congressman Brendan Boyle with a Certificate of Irish Heritage

Congressman Brendan Boyle, from Pennsylvania, is visiting Ireland on a number of personal engagements.

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