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Houlahan Announces 100+ Employers, 2 Workforce Panels, and Free COVID-19 Vaccines in Impressive Lineup for October 12 Job Fair

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WEST CHESTER – Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) announced an impressive lineup of employers and workforce development panelists ahead of next week’s Job Fair. The event will take place on Tuesday, October 12 from 3-7 p.m. in the Sturzebecker Center at West Chester University. Employer registration is full, and job seekers are encouraged to RSVP in advance. The event is free and open t...

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Grants More than $400,000 to the Brandywine Conservancy

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Originally Posted in My ChesCo. CHADDS FORD, PA — The Brandywine Conservancy announced it recently received more than $400,000 in grants from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF). As part of NFWF’s Delaware River Restoration Fund (DRRF), made possible by the William Penn Foundation, the Brandywine received $289,845 for projects to improve water quality in the Brandywine-Christina Water...

Houlahan, Comitta Visit FEMA Disaster Recovery Center, Applaud Efforts to Help Area Residents

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Rep. Houlahan and Senator Comitta thank site workers after DRC Manager Frenchshelle Sledge provided a tour and update. DOWNINGTOWN – On Saturday, U.S. Representative Chrissy Houlahan and State Senator Carolyn Comitta visited the recently opened FEMA Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Downingtown. According to FEMA officials, the DRC has helped 173 families access federal resources since opening on...

Houlahan to House Leadership: No Excuses – We Must Deliver on Infrastructure

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WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) issued the following statement: “Amid a noisy debate in Washington about where Congress stands on infrastructure, I want to make my position unequivocally clear,” said Houlahan. “I am in full, enthusiastic support of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. Failure to deliver this bill during a critical time for our nation is simply not...

PASSED - Houlahan Leads PA Delegation in National Defense Authorization Act

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WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA), a veteran and member of the House Armed Services Committee, celebrated the dozens of legislative priorities she successfully incorporated into the FY22 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which passed the House last night. “As a former Air Force officer and the only Pennsylvanian on the Armed Services Committee, this annual defense...

Houlahan Travels to Oxford, Downingtown, Modena, and Coatesville in 2-Day Hurricane Ida Aftermath Survey

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CHESTER COUNTY – Yesterday, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) concluded a two-day Hurricane Ida aftermath survey where she crisscrossed the county, visiting the hardest hit areas. She met with homeowners in Oxford whose neighborhood was decimated by a tornado, resulting in nearly a dozen homes being uninhabitable; the Chief of Police in Downingtown whose station is under reconstruction due to...

Houlahan visits Chester County locations ravaged by Ida

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Originally Posted in the Daily Local. Rep. Houlahan meets with small business owners and borough officials from Modena, including Mark Highland, President of Organic Mechanics Soil Company (third from left, back row). U.S. Rep. Chrissy Houlahan this week concluded a two-day Hurricane Ida aftermath survey where she crisscrossed the county, visiting the hardest hit areas. She met with homeowners in ...

Houlahan Announces West Chester Job Fair to Connect Employers with Job Seekers

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WEST CHESTER – Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (PA-06) announced she’s hosting a job fair in October to connect employers who are hiring with job seekers. The event is free and open to the public. Jobs available are in both Chester and Berks counties, include both full- and part-time, and cover a broad range of skills including accounting, information technology, carpentry, manufacturing, s...

Houlahan Tours Leading Cancer Treatment Development Facility Novocure, Meets with Malvern Employees

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Originally Posted in MyChesCo. Rep. Houlahan tours Novocure facility in Malvern, PA. From left to right: Wilco Groenhuysen, Chief Operating Officer, Frank Leonard, Chief Development Officer, Rep. Houlahan, and Katie Meyer, Head of Government Affairs. MALVERN, PA — Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) on Wednesday joined Novocure leadership to tour their Malvern facility and learn more about thei...

Houlahan Tours Leading Cancer Treatment Development Facility Novocure, Meets with Malvern Employees

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Chrissy Solo Novocure

Rep. Houlahan tours Novocure facility in Malvern, PA. From left to right: Wilco Groenhuysen, Chief Operating Officer, Frank Leonard, Chief Development Officer, Rep. Houlahan, and Katie Meyer, Head of Government Affairs. MALVERN – Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) joined Novocure leadership to tour their Malvern facility and learn more about their vital work. There, she heard about the...

Secretary Of State Blinken To Testify Before U.S. House Panel On Afghanistan

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Originally Posted in NPR. NOEL KING, HOST: Lawmakers will question Secretary of State Antony Blinken about the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan this week. He'll appear before the House Foreign Affairs Committee today and then tomorrow, before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Representative Chrissy Houlahan is with us now. She's a Democrat from Pennsylvania and a veteran of the U.S. Air Forc...

Coatesville remembers 9/11 victims at commemorative service

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Originally Posted in the Daily Local. COATESVILLE—As the sun rose Saturday morning, it marked the 20th Anniversary of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. A crowd gathered at the National Iron and Steel Heritage Museum in Coatesville, at the site of a colossal steel “trident.” The steel trident is one of the structural beams that held up the first nine floors of the North and South World T...

Houlahan Legislation Advances Out of Committee, Invests Billions in Underserved Markets and Manufacturers

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Originally Posted in MyChesCo. WASHINGTON, D.C. — Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) announced her legislation was successfully adopted Friday in the House Small Business Committee’s $25 billion funding package advancing through the House. The committee now sends the bill to the House Budget Committee for inclusion in President Biden’s next legislative priority – the Build Back Better Act. “As...

Chester County to get federal disaster aid as residents continue cleanup from Ida

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Originally Posted in the Daily Local. President Joe Biden has approved Gov. Tom Wolf’s request to declare a major disaster in Pennsylvania after the remnants of Hurricane Ida moved through the state. The move allows assistance to individuals financially impacted by the storm in Chester County. The announcement follows the directive to FEMA by Biden to make federal funding available to affected ind...

Houlahan Legislation Advances Out of Committee, Invests Billions in Underserved Markets and Manufacturers

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WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Chrissy Houlahan (D-PA) announced her legislation was successfully adopted in the House Small Business Committee’s $25 billion funding package advancing through the House. The committee now sends the bill to the House Budget Committee for inclusion in President Biden’s next legislative priority – the Build Back Better Act. “As an entrepreneur, I know how difficul...