Press Releases

May 7, 2021 Press Release

Lehigh Valley, PA – This week, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) joined constituents and community members to celebrate Small Business Week by touting the funding heading to businesses across the Lehigh Valley as a result of the American Rescue Plan.

May 6, 2021 Press Release
Direct CARE Opportunity Act would help meet the growing demand for direct care workers, improve working conditions, and foster economic opportunity


May 3, 2021 Press Release

Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) will host a virtual webinar about the Small Business Administration (SBA) Restaurant Revitalization Fund (RRF) Program on Monday May 3rd from 6pm to 7pm. The RRF supports the restaurant industry by providing grant funding to those entities that have suffered significant pandemic-related revenue loss.

April 30, 2021 Press Release
Will Expand Office Focus on Veterans and Military Families

Washington - Today, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) is announcing two new members of her staff who come from fellowships focused on placing veterans and Gold Star families in congressional offices. Patrick Miller comes to the Wild office from HillVets and will serve in the D.C.

April 29, 2021 Press Release
With U.S. labor market slowly recovering from devastating economic effect of COVID-19, bill would establish a tax credit for employers who invest in training their workers

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.

April 28, 2021 Press Release
Bethanie Shoemaker, a single mom from Allentown, benefited from the American Rescue Plan

Ahead of President Joe Biden’s speech to a joint session of Congress on Wednesday, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) hosted a virtual press conference with her guest, Bethanie Shoemaker.

April 28, 2021 Press Release

Today, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) announced the Community Funded Projects she is submitting to the House Committee on Appropriations for their consideration this funding cycle.  

April 26, 2021 Press Release

On May 15, 2021, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) will host an information session about military academy nominations. The event is open to all students in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District who are interested in applying to a United States Military Academy.

April 22, 2021 Press Release
The U.S. Department of Education today released the names of the 2021 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools, District Sustainability Awardees, and Postsecondary Sustainability Awardees. Lehigh University in Bethlehem was honored as a Postsecondary Sustainability Awardee.
Today, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) released the follow statement honoring Lehigh University for their recognition as a Postsecondary Sustainability Awardee:
April 21, 2021 Press Release
The Endless Frontier Act has support from Republicans and the White House

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.