Brian Fitzpatrick

Philadelphia Energy Solutions
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Kim Glovas
August 19, 2019 - 6:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — About 500 Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery workers are wondering what will happen to them when the plant officially closes Friday. PES is working to close the plant, but wants to do it without union help. The PES refinery closed in June after explosions and a...
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U.S. Border Patrol
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Mike Dougherty
August 19, 2019 - 6:04 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Bucks County Republican Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick visited the southern border this week to get a firsthand look at conditions inside the migrant detention facilities there. He says he wants to make sure border patrol agents have the resources they need. We've all seen...
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A close-up of an adult female deer tick, dog tick, and a lone star tick are shown June 15, 2001, on the palm of a hand.
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Mike Dougherty
July 12, 2019 - 2:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania has the highest rate of Lyme disease in the country. Lyme disease is a bacterial infection carried by deer ticks. It usually affects the skin and then spreads to the joints, the nervous system, and other organ. It's curable if diagnosed early, but because...
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A congressional task force takes on issue of what to do about chemicals that contaminate water.
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Paul Kurtz
May 07, 2019 - 3:16 pm
WARMINSTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Leaders of a congressional task force have wrapped up a two-day fact finding mission to Bucks and Montgomery counties, where water has been contaminated by PFAS chemicals. Republican Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick says he and his Democratic co-chair Dan Kildee of...
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EPA
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Mike Dougherty
May 04, 2019 - 10:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Pennsylvania Department of Health conducted a study and found that levels of chemicals called PFAs are twice as high in people who live near military bases than the national average. Two congressmen from the Philadelphia area are working to ensure groundwater is...
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Television networks print out and read the released Mueller Report on the sidewalk outside of the Department of Justice.
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Tim Jimenez
April 19, 2019 - 10:27 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — U.S. senators and House members from the Philadelphia area are talking about the Mueller report. On the Republican side are Sen. Pat Toomey and Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick. In a statement, Toomey said all Americans should be pleased that Attorney General William Barr said...
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The U.S. Senate is poised to act on a bill already passed in the House that provides for increased prison time for stalking minors.
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Steve Tawa
April 01, 2019 - 4:55 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A young woman from Bucks County and her family don't want anyone else to go through what she did - because of a convicted cyberstalker. Now, the U.S. Senate is poised to act on a bill already passed in the House that provides for increased prison time for...
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Jul7 26, 2018; Washington, DC, USA; EPA acting administrator Andrew Wheeler talks with EPA staff in the offices of the United States Environmental Protection Agency.
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Kim Glovas
February 12, 2019 - 4:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The acting administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency may be approved by the Senate soon and take over the agency. But nominee Andrew Wheeler is not winning any favor among local Congress members. In December, Andrew Wheeler signed off on a plan that would...
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U.S. Sen. Cory Booker
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Tim Jimenez
February 06, 2019 - 7:49 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Senators and members of Congress from the Philadelphia region were in the U.S. Capitol Tuesday night for President Trump's State of the Union Address. Trump wanted to give a message of unity, and 2020 Democratic presidential contender New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, who...
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Jim Melwert
November 07, 2018 - 1:08 am
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It set the record for the most money spent on a congressional race, as incumbent Republican Brian Fitzpatrick was able to fend off a very expensive challenge from Democrat Scott Wallace for Pennsylvania's First Congressional District. Fitzpatrick thanked his...
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