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Washington – This week, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) introduced the Regional Innovation Act of 2021, bipartisan legislation to bolster American technology leadership by creating new regional hubs of innovation. The bill would incentivize collaborative partnerships between local governments, colleges and universities, private industry, non-profits, and community organizations to promote and support regional technology hubs in places like the Greater Lehigh Valley. Rep.
Today, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) announced she secured funding for nine of the ten Community Project Funding requests she submitted to the House Appropriations Committee on behalf of community projects throughout PA-07.
Lehigh Valley – Today, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) visited the Lehigh Valley International Airport to announce a grant of $7.9 million to construct a taxiway and rehabilitate the runway. The airport also received $6.3 million in funds from the American Rescue Plan.
Washington – Today, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) applauded the bipartisan passage of the INVEST in America Act with the following statement:
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Wild announced that she secured inclusion of $1 million for the Pocono Family YMCA in the 2022 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies bill. She secured the full amount requested by the Pocono Family YMCA.
Today, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) announced more than $1 million for a local Head Start and Early Head
WASHINGTON –Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) cosponsored legislation this week to promote workers’ long-term economic success and support U.S. economic recovery efforts amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The Investing in American Workers Act of 2021 prioritizes workers in U.S. recovery efforts by creating a tax credit to incentivize employers to invest in training tied to recognized postsecondary credentials for lower- and moderate-income workers.
Washington, DC – This week, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) co-sponsored the Endless Frontier Act, bipartisan legislation to advance and solidify the United States' leadership in scientific and technological innovation through increased investments in the discovery, creation, and manufacturing of technology critical to U.S. national security and economic competitiveness.