Press Releases

Aug 12, 2011

Brady Statement Following the Release of FRAC's Latest Report on Food Hardship

Congressman Robert Brady released the following statement today after the release of the latest Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) report, Food Hardship in America–Households with and without Children

Aug 10, 2011

Congressman Brady announces FEMA selection of the Philadelphia Fire Department as the National Urban Search & Rescue Response System's new PA Sponsoring Agency

Congressman Robert A. Brady (D., PA) announced today that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has selected the City of Philadelphia Fire Department as the new Sponsoring Agency for Pennsylvania Task Force One (PA-TF1), one of the 28 task forces that comprise the National Urban Search & Rescue (US&R) Response System.

Jul 28, 2011

Anxious Brady constituents say they support the Democratic debt plan

Supporters of what they call the sensible alternative to the nation's debt crisis showed up today at the Philadelphia district office of Congressman Bob Brady (D, PA).

Jul 25, 2011

Congressman Brady says no to cuts for the proposed Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture

Congressman Bob Brady (D., PA), a ranking member of the Committee on House Administration (CHA), has sent a letter to CHA Chair Mike Simpson (R., Idaho) and Ranking Member James Moran (D., VA) expressing his concern regarding proposed cuts to the funding of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC), contained in the FY 2012 Interior Appropriations bill.

Jul 25, 2011

Congressman Brady makes good on a promise to the Monarchs

Congressman Bob Brady (D., PA), making good on a promise, presented a check for $25,800 to the Overbrook Monarchs Football Team on Friday just days before the start of the team's season.

Jun 29, 2011

Congressman Brady pledges support for the Monarchs

Congressman Bob Brady says he will make sure that the Overbrook Monarchs will have all they need when the season begins August 1st.

Jun 24, 2011

Congressman Brady introduces resolution in support of the National Center for the American Revolution and its plans for a National Museum in Philadelphia

This week, Congressman Robert Brady introduced a resolution recognizing the contribution of the National Center for the American Revolution for its preservation of the story of the founding of the United States.

Jun 6, 2011

Congressional recognition for top elementary and middle school graduates in the First Congressional District

Congressman Bob Brady is awarding Certificates of Special Congressional Recognition to top elementary and middle school graduates in the First Congressional District in Philadelphia and Delaware County based on the recommendation of the schools.

Jun 2, 2011

Congressman Brady selects art work of Kensington Business and Finance High School student to be exhibited at the 2011 Congressional High School Art Competition

Congressman Robert A. Brady (D., PA) has selected the artwork of Juan Delgado, a 10th grade student at the Kensington Business and Finance High School, to represent the First Congressional District in the 30th annual Congressional High School Art Competition.

May 2, 2011

Congressman Bob Brady on the death of Osama Bin Laden

Congressman Bob Brady released the following statement on President Obama's announcement tonight confirming that Osama bin Laden, the mastermind of the 9/11 attacks against the United States, has been killed.

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