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  • REED’S BILL FOR LONG TERM WEST VALLEY FUNDING HEADING TO TRUMP’S DESK TO BE SIGNED INTO LAW
    Posted in Press Releases on December 4, 2019 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced his bill to authorize $75 million dollars a year for the West Valley Demonstration Project through 2026 to secure and remove nuclear waste from the site passed the Senate and is headed to President Trump’s desk to be signed into law. “For the first time in more than 35 years, our friends and neighbors will have the peace of mind that the West Valley Demonstration Project cleanup is a top priority and has long term funding authorization from Washington,... Read more

  • STATEMENT: PROBLEM SOLVERS CAUCUS DEMAND FULL YEAR BIPARTISAN SPENDING BILL TO AVOID SHUTDOWN
    Posted in Press Releases on November 21, 2019 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Thursday, November 21, 2019, the Problem Solvers Caucus formally supported the following position: “Governing by continuing resolutions and government shutdowns are no way to run our country and hurts the people we were sent to Washington to represent. This is why the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus is calling on Democratic and Republican congressional leadership to put forward a bipartisan spending bill to fully fund our government through the end of this fiscal year.”... Read more

  • REP. REED DELIVERS GRANT TO TOWN OF DUNKIRK
    Posted in Press Releases on November 21, 2019 | Preview rr

    DUNKIRK, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $117,000 grant and a $116,000 loan for the Town of Dunkirk. The funds will be used to improve the water distribution system in the Bennett Road water district. This project will improve water service to 44 residential users and 13 non-residential users in the town by replacing about 10,000 linear feet of water lines as well as hydrants and valves. The grant was announced by the USDA. “Making sure our constituents have proper access to water is an is... Read more

  • REP. REED DELIVERS GRANT TO SOUTHERN TIER HEALTH CARE SYSTEM
    Posted in Press Releases on November 21, 2019 | Preview rr

    OLEAN, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $203,734 grant Southern Tier Health Care System. The funds will be used to expand the facilities telemedicine opioid and substance abuse prevention project. The site of the project, located in Cattaraugus County, will connect with 11 other sites in various counties. The grant was announced by USDA Rural Development. “Telemedicine is an easy, effective and efficient way to handle various issues – it only makes sense to extend it to opioid and substance... Read more

  • REP. REED DELIVERS GRANT TO FINGER LAKES COMMUNITY HEALTH
    Posted in Press Releases on November 21, 2019 | Preview rr

    Penn Yan, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $2.3 million grant for Finger Lakes Community Health. Finger Lakes Community Health is a federally qualified health center with several locations in the Finger Lakes region. The grant was announced by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. “Making sure that our rural areas have access to quality health care is something we care about,” said Tom. “This grant will empower this health care center and will enhance their services to this comm... Read more

  • REP. REED DELIVERS GRANT TO STEUBEN PREVENTION COALITION
    Posted in Press Releases on November 18, 2019 | Preview rr

    BATH, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $125,000 grant for the Steuben Prevention Coalition which will be used for drug and substance abuse education efforts in the area. The grant was announced by the Office of National Drug Control Policy. “We care about making sure everyone has access to the information they need to combat drug and substance addiction,” said Tom. “We care about battling these issues in every helpful way possible. This grant will empower this program to reach more people a... Read more

  • REP. REED DELIVERS GRANT TO COUNCIL ON ADDICTION RECOVERY SERVICES
    Posted in Press Releases on November 18, 2019 | Preview rr

    OLEAN, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $125,000 grant for the Healthy Cattaraugus County Coalition which will be used for drug and substance abuse prevention efforts in the area. The Healthy Cattaraugus County Coalition is a part of Council on Addiction Recovery Services in Cattaraugus County. The grant was announced by the Office of National Drug Control Policy. “Combating drug and alcohol abuse begins with education and prevention efforts,” said Tom. “We care about battling these issues ... Read more

  • PROBLEM SOLVERS CAUCUS STATEMENT ON USMCA
    Posted in Press Releases on November 14, 2019 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, DC - Earlier today, Thursday, November 14, 2019, the Problem Solvers Caucus formally supported the following position: “For the good of the American people, and a strong economy, the Problem Solvers Caucus believes both sides of the aisle should find a way to unite together behind passage of USMCA. We applaud the bipartisan efforts of both Speaker Nancy Pelosi and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on this important agreement that has the potential to bring NAFTA into the mo... Read more

  • PROBLEM SOLVERS LAUNCH CAUCUS WEBSITE
    Posted in Press Releases on November 12, 2019 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – Today, the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus launched a new caucus website, to provide a platform for news updates, press releases, background on the Caucus and its work, and other updates. The Problem Solvers Caucus is a bipartisan group in Congress comprising 48 members – equally divided between Democrats and Republicans – who are committed to forging bipartisan cooperation on key issues. It is co-chaired by Congressman Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) and Congressman Tom Reed (R-NY).... Read more

  • REED HONORED FOR BIPARTISAN WORK IN WASHINGTON BY LEON PANETTA
    Posted in Press Releases on November 12, 2019 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – Rep. Tom Reed accepted an award from the Leon Panetta Institute this weekend honoring his years of public service and bipartisan spirit while representing both the American people and his own constituents. Panetta is an American politician who has served in several different public offices, including the Secretary of Defense, Director of the CIA, White House Chief of Staff, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and as a U.S. Representative from California. “As the younges... Read more

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