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The idea that the United States government might again face the possibility of a shutdown because someone wants to use the threat as a bargaining chip has again left a Chester County congressman frustrated and appalled.
Last month, the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, of which I am a member, held a hearing on the ongoing opioid epidemic that is affecting communities throughout the country, including right here in Southeast Pennsylvania.
WEST CHESTER >> U.S. Rep. Ryan Costello, R-6, of West Goshen, stayed true to his reputation as a moderate Republican in what the congressman said is a “purple district,” at Saturday afternoon’s town hall.
Several times at the Historic Chester County Courthouse, he differed from President Donald Trump’s positions and the Republican party line.
WEST WHITELAND >> More than 40 people braved the chilly temperatures to hit the Chester Valley Trail Friday afternoon, in the process kicking off the Opening Day for Trails Celebration.
Bipartisan legislation introduced on Monday by U.S. Rep. Ryan Costello (R-PA) would extend a veteran caregiver benefits program to those who help care for veterans of all service eras in an effort to help those most in need.
Three members of Congress introduced legislation Wednesday that would provide aid to veterans exposed to toxic burn pits on military bases.
A small group of House Republicans could take legislative action related to climate change as the appropriations process unfolds, Rep. Ryan Costello said yesterday.
Costello combats climate change
U.S. Rep. Ryan Costello is leading a push by handful of congressional Republicans urging their colleagues to acknowledge scientific evidence of climate change and make combating it a priority.
The opioid epidemic has affected thousands in Pennsylvania and, unfortunately, an even larger number across the United States. That is why the House worked extensively over the past two years – during the 114th Congress – to assist individuals and families facing addiction and provide resources for those fighting the opioid epidemic on the front lines.