I want to extend my sympathies and my prayers to the people of Haiti and to Pennsylvanians who have friends and loved ones in that beautiful country.
Congressman Brady wins $3.7 million in Federal Funding for Job Creation and Violence Prevention Funding for the First District
With House and Senate passage of the FY10 Omnibus Appropriation Act, $38 million in requested funding by Congressman Robert Brady (D., PA) is set to flow into Philadelphia and Delaware Counties.
Philadelphia- Congressman Robert A. Brady (D., PA) today joined Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter at the launch of "PhillyCounts!," Philadelphia's campaign to raise awareness of and increase participation in the 2010 Census.
COMMITTEE ON HOUSE ADMINISTRATION PASSES BRADY RESOLUTION PROHIBITING TEXTING WHILE DRIVING FOR HOUSE EMPLOYEES
Washington, DC (November 4, 2009): The Committee on House Administration today passed a resolution introduced by Committee Chairman Robert A. Brady that prohibits House employees from text messaging while driving when on official business or using House supplied equipment.
Congressman Brady Announces Start of Special Payments for Service Members Who Served Under Stop Loss Orders
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Robert A. Brady announced that beginning today special payments are available to over 185,000 service members who have had their enlistments involuntarily extended since September 11, 2001, providing $500 for every month they were held under stop-loss orders.
Brady says latest military cargo deployment at Philadelphia Port is important to war effort and regional economy
PHILADELPHIA --- Congressman Robert A. Brady (D., Pa.), said today the most recent arrival of a military cargo ship to the Port of Philadelphia is a clear indication that the Port of Philadelphia is a vital and growing part of the military cargo distribution network between the U.S. and the war theaters in the Iraq and Afghanistan. It the second military ship arrival in the last 45 days.
Washington, D.C. --- Congressman Robert A. Brady (D., PA) today announced the passage of H. Res. 693 which honors the life and accomplishments of Eagles Coach Jim Johnson, who died July 28 after a long battle with cancer.
PHILADELPHIA --- Congressman Robert A. Brady (D., PA.) joined Congressman Chaka Fattah, and Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz during Speaker Nancy Pelosi's tour of the Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.
PHILADELPHIA --- As a result of a request by Congressman Robert A. Brady (D., Pa.) the Department of Defense will conduct a major military operation through the Port of Philadelphia this fall.
PHILADELPHIA --- On August 1, veterans started receiving college education benefits under the new GI Bill for the 21st Century (the "Post-9/11 GI Bill").