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  • Rep. Tom Reed Shares Info On Restaurant Revitalization Fund Program
    Posted in Press Releases on May 3, 2021 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Tom Reed provided constituents with new information regarding the opening of the Restaurant Revitalization Fund through the Small Business Administration. Rep. Reed urges eligible businesses to apply to this program, which opens today at 12 p.m. The program aims to help restaurants and other impacted businesses keep their doors open throughout the pandemic. “Our office is ready to help restaurants who are applying to this program,” said Rep. Tom Reed. “While we didn’t s... Read more

  • BIPARTISAN HOUSE LAWMAKERS RELEASE TECH-NEUTRAL TAX CREDIT TO INCENTIVIZE NEW CLEAN ENERGY SOURCES AND COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE
    Posted in Press Releases on April 26, 2021 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – Today, Reps. Tom Reed (R-NY-23) and Jimmy Panetta (D-CA-20) released a discussion draft of the Energy Sector Innovation Credit Act (ESIC), a bipartisan bill to encourage U.S. energy market innovation and tackle the challenges presented by climate change. “Our climate is changing. There is no denying this,” Congressman Reed said. “We must unleash the greatest asset we have available to prevent this pending crisis – the power of American ingenuity and innovation. This tactic has prove... Read more

  • RELEASE: Problem Solvers Caucus Unveils New Bipartisan Solutions to Rebuild America’s Infrastructure
    Posted in Press Releases on April 23, 2021 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Friday, April 23, 2021, the Problem Solvers Caucus released a new report of bipartisan policy recommendations to build a strong, successful 21st Century infrastructure network for America. The report was officially endorsed by the 58-Member bipartisan Caucus — equally divided between Democrats and Republicans, led by Co-Chairs Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) and Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-1). To receive an endorsement, 75 percent of the Members must support it. The Caucus’s Infrastruct... Read more

  • Congressman Rice Introduces PREVENT DIABETES Act
    Posted in Press Releases on April 22, 2021 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – Today Congressman Tom Rice (R-SC), along with Representatives Diana DeGette (D-CO), Tom Reed (R-NY), and G.K. Butterfield (D-CA) introduced The Promoting Responsible and Effective Virtual Experiences through Novel Technology to Deliver Improved Access and Better Engagement with Tested and Evidence-Based Strategies (PREVENT DIABETES) Act. “Today I introduced the PREVENT DIABETES Act. Approximately 500,000 South Carolinians have diabetes. This legislation will expand virtual suppliers... Read more

  • REP. TOM REED KICKS-OFF ANNUAL CONGRESSIONAL ART COMPETITION
    Posted in Press Releases on March 17, 2021 | Preview rr

    CORNING, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed is announcing the start of the annual 23rd Congressional District Art Competition. The contest provides students across the district with the opportunity to showcase their artistic talent to the community and Washington, D.C. “We are thrilled to be kicking off this year’s Art Competition, and look forward to seeing all the submitted artwork from students across the district,” said Rep. Tom Reed. “We care about providing young people in our community with a pla... Read more

  • BIPARTISAN, BICAMERAL MEMBERS OF CONGRESS URGE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION TO FINALIZE ORGAN PROCUREMENT REFORMS
    Posted in Press Releases on March 16, 2021 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – A coalition of congressional leaders from the Senate Committee on Finance and the House Committee on Oversight and Reform today urged the Biden administration to finalize a rule to reform the organ procurement system in the United States. The letter, sent to Acting Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Norris Cochran was signed by Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden, D-Ore.; Senators Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, Ben Cardin, D-Md., and Todd Young, R-Ind.; House Committee on... Read more

  • REPS. REED, SEWELL INTRODUCE RURAL HOSPITAL SUPPORT ACT
    Posted in Press Releases on March 15, 2021 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Representatives Tom Reed and Terri Sewell announced the introduction of the bipartisan Rural Hospital Support Act, legislation to extend and modernize critical federal programs that rural hospitals rely on to properly serve their communities. This includes renewing the Medicare-dependent Hospital (MDH) and Low Volume Adjustment programs, as well as updating Medicare reimbursement formulas for Sole Community Hospitals (SCHs) and MDHs. "In far too many rural communities ... Read more

  • New York Attorney General's Role in Investigating Nursing Home Deaths is Unclear, Republicans seek status update
    Posted in Press Releases on March 10, 2021 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, DC –Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) has requested an update from the New York State Office of the Attorney General on any progress made in investigating the undercounting of COVID-19 deaths in New York nursing homes. The letter was joined by Ways and Means Health Subcommittee Republican Leader Devin Nunes (R-CA) and Rep. Tom Reed (R-NY). “Although recent reports indicate that an ‘outside lawyer hired by the state has begun interviewing officials about the handlin... Read more

  • Rep. Tom Reed Delivers $13,000 To Wellsville Municipal Airport
    Posted in Press Releases on March 5, 2021 | Preview rr

    WELLSVILLE, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed was proud to announce $13,000 in Department of Transportation grants for Wellsville Municipal Airport, also known as Tarantine Field. “We care about making sure our airports, like Wellsville Municipal Airport, have fair access to the funds they need,” said Rep. Tom Reed. “Our air travel industry is critical to the local economy and we must continue to maintain its capacity. We were proud to fight for this funding and will continue to work to secure addition... Read more

  • LARSON, REED, DAVIS, WALORSKI DEMAND TRANSPARENCY FROM SSA ON CUSTOMER SERVICE POLICIES DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC
    Posted in Press Releases on March 5, 2021 | Preview rr

    Washington, D. C. – The Social Security Administration (SSA) must be transparent in its customer service policies during the COVID-19 pandemic, write House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman John B. Larson (D-CT), Social Security Subcommittee Ranking Member Tom Reed (R-NY), Worker and Family Support Subcommittee Chairman Danny K. Davis (D-IL), and Worker and Family Support Subcommittee Ranking Member Jackie Walorski (R-IN) to SSA Commissioner Andrew Saul. “Due to the COVID-19 c... Read more

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