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September 25, 2020 Press Release
U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) applauded House passage of her amendment yesterday to create a Clean Energy Economy Workforce Program. Her amendment, which passed as a key component of H.R.4447, the Clean Economy Jobs and Innovation Act, would establish an apprenticeship program to create new opportunities for workers at risk of being displaced.
September 24, 2020 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (D-PA) joined with Reps. Michael McCaul (R-TX), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Mary Gay Scanlon (D-PA), Alcee Hastings (D-FL), and Ron Wright (R-TX) to introduce the Jenna Quinn Law, which would allow current grant funds to be used to train and educate students, teachers, caregivers, and other adults who work with children on how to prevent, recognize, and report child sexual abuse. The bill, named for child abuse survivor Jenna Quinn, is a companion to legislation introduced in the Senate by U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Maggie Hassan (D-NH) which passed the chamber last week.
September 18, 2020 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) and U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) expressed their support for the Morning Call Guild as the paper’s physical office in Allentown closed today after 100 years of service to the Greater Lehigh Valley community.
September 16, 2020 Press Release
Today, the House passed H.R. 8162, U.S. Representative Susan Wild’s (PA-07) bipartisan bill, the 21st Century Community Learning Centers Coronavirus Relief Act of 2020, to help expand access to child care services through the remainder of the COVID-19 emergency. Introduced by Wild at the beginning of this month, her legislation is intended to aid parents’ return to the workforce and ensure children can continue their learning in an academically supportive environment.
September 11, 2020 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) announced that she will be accepting Military Academy Nomination applications from now until October 1, 2020 from upcoming and recent high school graduates residing in Pennsylvania’s Seventh District.
September 4, 2020 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) introduced the 21st Century Community Learning Centers Coronavirus Relief Act of 2020, a bipartisan bill to help expand access to child care services through the remainder of the COVID-19 emergency. Wild was joined by Reps. Dwight Evans (D-PA), Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Jeff Van Drew (R-NJ), Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR), and Don Young (R-AK) on this legislation intended to aid parents’ return to the workforce and ensure children can continue their learning in an academically supportive environment.
September 2, 2020 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) announced that a grant totaling $494,827 over three years from the Department of Justice’s Office for Victims of Crime has been awarded to Valley Youth House to fund housing programs and support services for victims of human trafficking.
September 1, 2020 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) proudly announced that two students from Pennsylvania’s Seventh District have accepted appointments to attend the U.S. Military Academy at West Point beginning this Summer. Nominated by Wild last year, both students underwent a competitive application process and have joined the academy’s Class of 2024.
September 1, 2020 Press Release

GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY – Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) proudly announced that five students from Pennsylvania’s Seventh District have accepted appointments to attend the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, MD beginning this Summer.

September 1, 2020 Press Release
Today, U.S. Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) proudly announced the students from Pennsylvania’s Seventh District who have accepted appointments to attend the U.S. Air Force Academy and the U.S. Air Force Preparatory School beginning this Summer. Nominated by Wild last year, these students underwent a competitive, rigorous application process.

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February 19, 2020 In The News
It's the time of year when high school seniors play the waiting game. For some students in the Lehigh Valley, the goal is getting into a military academy.
February 15, 2020 In The News
U.S. Representative Susan Wild (D-PA-7) is getting a first-person perspective on the damage and devastation in Puerto Rico in an effort to better help those affected by the multitude of earthquakes that struck the island territory over the past few months.
February 13, 2020 In The News
The U.S. House voted Thursday to remove one barrier to adding the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, but plenty of legal and political obstacles remain.
February 11, 2020 In The News
Members of Congress Matt Cartwright and Susan Wild have joined seven of their colleagues to voice concern over Medicaid changes they say could put beneficiaries at risk.
February 5, 2020 In The News
Lehigh Valley Congresswoman Susan Wild says it’s the problem she hears about more than any other: the skyrocketing cost of insulin, a life-or-death drug for those attempting to manage diabetes.
February 4, 2020 In The News
Students. Activists. A businessman. And a very proud mom. Each of the 535 members of Congress gets to invite a guest to watch from the House gallery Tuesday evening as President Donald Trump gives his State of the Union address.
January 24, 2020 In The News
U.S. Rep. Susan Wild, a Democrat, holds a Town Hall-style meeting in Easton where nearly 200 constituents turned out.
January 22, 2020 In The News
U.S. Rep. Susan Wild (D-7) spent Tuesday in Monroe County, making three stops to learn about the services provided at each location.
January 21, 2020 In The News
U.S. Congresswoman Susan Wild made a visit to East Stroudsburg High School South Tuesday.
January 21, 2020 In The News
A waitress’ “funny” story about her life in Puerto Rico during the recent earthquakes now haunts Victor Martinez, who was part of a Lehigh Valley delegation that surveyed the devastation last weekend.

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