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Welcome to Pennsylvania's Ninth District

Welcome to the official website for the Ninth Congressional District of Pennsylvania. Thank you for taking the time to visit. I  encourage you to take advantage of this informational tool to stay up-to-date with issues in central and western Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C.  Your thoughts and concerns are important to me, and I welcome any feedback you may have.

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Rep. Shuster's Latest News


Shuster: Americans Owe Our Freedom to the Courage and Sacrifice of Veterans (11/11/2006)

Shuster Presented with the “Tax Fighter Award” (11/3/2006)

Shuster Reiterates Support for Troops, Demands Kerry Apologize for Offensive Comments (10/31/2006)

Shuster Applauds President Bush on Signing Secure Fence Act (10/26/2006)

Shuster Receives NAM Award for Strong
Voting Record and Tours MeadWestvaco Plant

Shuster Thanked for Pro-Manufacturing Votes and for Testifying on Behalf of MeadWestvaco in July to Level the Playing Field

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Bill Shuster was awarded the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence today at MeadWestvaco’s Alexandria plant. The NAM award is given annually to members of Congress who consistently vote for key manufacturing legislation that promotes and protects American manufacturers. The award was presented by Plant Manager and NAM member Perry Smith in recognition of Shuster’s consistent support for American manufacturers and their employees. After receiving the award, Shuster toured the Alexandria facility.

“I’m honored to receive this award today and I’m proud to be recognized for my pro-growth and pro-manufacturing voting record,” said Shuster. “I consider it my duty to stand up in Washington for the hardworking men and women employed in manufacturing.”

In July of this year, Shuster testified before the International Trade Commission (ITC) on behalf of MeadWestvaco when the plant was in danger of being put out of business by foreign competitors who were violating international trade laws. Shuster’s testimony played a key role in MeadWestvaco’s victory when the ITC took action in September to level the playing field for U.S. manufacturers, saving hundreds of good jobs in the Ninth District.

“I’m glad that my testimony could help MeadWestvaco,” said Shuster. “They provide hundreds of good jobs in the Ninth District and are critical to our local economy. I applaud the ITC’s decision to level the playing field and take action against unfair trade practices injuring U.S. companies.”  

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Bill in the News and Around the District

Shuster is awarded “Hero of the Taxpayer Award” by Grover Norquist, President of Americans for Tax Reform .

Shuster tours the Ingersoll Rand facility in Shippensburg and meets with plant officials.

 

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