Press Releases

Jan 11, 2011

Congressman Brady calls for action in response to national tragedy

Congressman Robert A. Brady announced he will introduce legislation that would make it a federal crime to make criminal threats against Members of Congress or their staff while performing official duties.

Nov 16, 2010

Congressman Brady introduces resolution honoring Einstein, Southwest Airlines and Philadelphia International Airport for their support of families with autistic children

Congressman Brady introduced a resolution that applauds the Einstein Healthcare Network, Southwest Airlines and Philadelphia International Airport for instituting best practices procedures for helping families with autistic children when they are traveling.

Nov 9, 2010

Congressman Brady announces National Park Service Assistance for the Logan Triangle

Congressman Robert A. Brady (D-PA) announced today that the Logan Community Development Center (CDC) will receive planning support from the National Park Service (NPS) through its Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance (RTCA) Program to come up with a revitalization plan for the 35-acre blighted Logan Triangle.

Sep 29, 2010

Congressman Brady declared a Democracy Champ

Congressman Bob Brady is presented commemorative boxing gloves for his work as a "Democracy Champ" by the Campaign for Fair Elections in front of the Rocky statue at the Philadelphia Art Museum.

Sep 23, 2010

Congressman Brady Joins Philadelphia NAACP and DA Seth Williams to urge passage of National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2010

Congressman Bob Brady joined Philadelphia NAACP President Jerry Mondesire and Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams at the site of the Liberty Bell in support of the National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2010.

Sep 23, 2010

Congressman Brady announces retroactive pay deadline for soldiers and veterans affected by Stop Loss

Congressman Robert A. Brady echoed the President's announcement that service members whose service was extended under stop loss orders in Iraq and Afghanistan have until October 21, 2010 to apply for retroactive pay.

Jul 1, 2010

Congressman Brady Lauds New Revolutionary Health Care Information Resource

Congressman Bob Brady (D., PA) said he applauds today's launch of "The website is absolutely necessary and it is the most comprehensive resource about health care available."

Jun 22, 2010

Congressman Brady Twitters

Congressman Bob Brady (D., PA) is taking part in a House Democrats New Media Competition between Members who are battling to see who can gain the largest following on Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube combined.

Jun 2, 2010

Congressman Brady selects Creative Arts and Performing Arts High School senior's artwork for display in the Congressional High School Art Competition

Congressman Robert A. Brady has selected the artwork of Cornelius Hawes, a senior at Creative Arts and Performing Arts High School (CAPA) to represent the First Congressional District in the 29th annual Congressional High School Art Competition.

May 27, 2010

Congressmen Brady and Congressman Lipinski bet cheese steaks and pizza in Stanley Cup wager

Congressman Bob Brady has taken on Congressman Dan Lipinksi in a friendly bet involving the Stanley Cup.