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June 16, 2021 Press Release

Washington – Today, during Secretary Becerra’s testimony to the House Education and Labor Committee, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) pressed the Secretary to redouble efforts to prevent instructional suicide videos on platforms like YouTube.

June 15, 2021 Press Release


Washington – Today, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) is reintroducing the Philippine Human Rights Act, legislation to reinforce American commitment to international human rights by suspending security assistance to the Philippines until violence against dissidents ceases and accountability against the perpetrators commences. 

June 11, 2021 Press Release

After Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) joined advocates and consumer watchdogs to fight for improved safeguards for infant sleep products, including sending a letter

June 7, 2021 Press Release

Washington – Today, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) announced that she secured funding for four key infrastructure projects in her district from the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) as part of the surface transportation autho

June 4, 2021 Press Release

Allentown, PARepresentative Susan Wild (PA-07) crisscrossed Northampton, Lehigh, and Monroe Counties this week, meeting with constituents and talking about jobs, COVID relief, and constituent issues.

May 28, 2021 Press Release

Washington, DC – This week, Congresswoman Susan Wild (D-PA) joined a bipartisan coalition of House members in introducing the Coordinated Action to Capture Harmful (CATCH) Emissions Act, which will boost carbon capture tax credits for industrial facilities and power plants, resulting in lower greenhouse gas emissions and spurring additional innovation in clean energy technologies. Stud

May 13, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) co-sponsored the Small Business Child Care Investment Act.

May 13, 2021 Press Release

This Saturday, 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.

May 12, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Susan Wild announced more than $86 million in emergency funding for colleges, universities, and students in Pennsylvania’s 7th Congressional District under the American Rescue Plan. The funding will help local institutions cope with the severe financial fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic and continue serving

May 12, 2021 Press Release

After Representative Susan Wild (PA-07) fought for and secured more than $20 million in relief funding from the American Rescue Plan for Easton, the city announced that not only will the funds help save the jobs of city workers, but will also promote hiring for vacant city jobs. In addition to the funding for Easton, Rep.


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August 5, 2019 In The News
Jon Irons lives in a Bethlehem neighborhood, near the border of Hanover Township, that has a cancer risk nearly four times greater than the state average, largely because of a chemical released into the air by medical device-maker B. Braun.
August 1, 2019 In The News
On Thursday, July 25th, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act, H.R. 693, by a vote of 333 to 96.
August 1, 2019 In The News
In a letter Thursday to Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan, 33 House Democrats demanded that U.S. Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost resign over her participation in a secret Facebook group in which members of the federal agency shared racist, sexist, and violent comments about migrants and members of Congress.
July 29, 2019 In The News
U.S. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) on July 25 sponsored bipartisan legislation that would establish the Mental Health in Schools Excellence Program to increase the recruitment and retention of school-based mental health services providers.
July 25, 2019 In The News
Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Congresswoman Susan Wild (PA-07) introduced the Mental Health in Schools Excellence Program Act.
July 25, 2019 In The News
A bill aimed at preventing the exploitation of independent contractors, ensuring that workers are recognized as federally protected employees, sparked passions Thursday before a House subcommittee.
July 22, 2019 In The News

Congressional Democrats are seeking to toss a financial lifeline to the growing number of pension plans that are struggling to remain solvent, jeopardizing retirement benefits for more than 1 million Americans.

July 20, 2019 In The News
Democratic members of Congress serving the Lehigh Valley and Warren County voted this past week to boost the federal minimum wage to $15, over six years.
July 18, 2019 In The News

One Pennsylvania Republican congressman joined U.S. House Democrats in voting Friday to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2025, though Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick says he isn’t a fan of the bill’s “one-size-fits-all” approach and is drafting an alternative plan for boosting hourly pay.

July 17, 2019 In The News
President Trump's administration enacted new rules on abortion, effectively de-funding the nation's largest provider of the procedure. But Planned Parenthood says it will continue to provide abortions despite the new rules.