WASHINGTON, D.C. - Representative Charlie Dent (PA-15) joined with his colleague, Rep. Lloyd Smucker (PA-16), to bring attention and aid to the costs facing local school districts dealing with the substantial influx of Puerto Rican students displaced by Hurricane Maria. Representatives Dent and Smucker wrote to Speaker Ryan and Democratic Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi calling for additional disaster funding for these school districts.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Representative Charlie Dent (PA-15) voted in support of the effort to move the national tax reform and reduction debate further today.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, members of the Tuesday Group Caucus elected Rep. John Katko (NY-24) to serve as a Co-Chair of the caucus. He joins Co-Chairs Charlie Dent (PA-15) and Elise Stefanik (NY-21) for the remainder of the 115th Congress.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Representative Charlie Dent (PA-15) released the following statement regarding Arizona Senator Jeff Flake's announcing he would not seek re-election: "Today's announcement by my friend Senator Jeff Flake is sad news for the people of Arizona, the U.S. Senate and the entire United States. Jeff has always acted according to a clear compass of conservative principles, with recognition and respect for the responsibility to govern. A true statesman and dedicated public servant--Jeff never shied away from speaking out against the dysfunction and instability that has come to dominate Washington. I wish Jeff, his wife Cheryl, and their family all the best in whatever may lie ahead."
Statement by Congressman Charlie Dent (PA-15) on Congressman Pat Tiberi's (OH-12) Retirement Announcement
“Pat is one of the most thoughtful, knowledgeable and strategic legislators and has been a tireless advocate for the people of Ohio’s 12th District. As a close friend of mine, Pat is someone I have regularly called on for advice and guidance. Although this is a tremendous loss for Congress and the nation, I understand the decision and wish Pat the best in his future endeavors.”
Vietnam Veterans Receive Commemorative Lapel Pin
During my Veterans Informational Program in Palmyra, I was honored to present the Viet Nam Veterans in attendance with a commemorative pin recognizing their service.
COL Ronald D. Miller Receives Recognition
Very pleased to present the Vietnam Veteran Lapel Pin to COL Ronald D. Miller, United States Army (Ret.) at my Veterans Informational Program in Palmyra.
Representative Charlie Dent (PA-15) speaks in support of an amendment that would temporarily ban horse slaughter during the House Appropriations Agriculture and Energy and Water Full Committee FY18 markup.
At Tuesday's House Appropriations State & Foreign Operations Subcommittee Hearing, Representative Dent questions U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley on the topics of UNICEF, defense, and peacekeeping missions.
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