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  • Reed Reintroduces National Comedy Center Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on January 8, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced the reintroduction of his bill to recognize the National Comedy Center as the only museum of its kind to exist for the exclusive purpose of celebrating comedy in all its forms. “While this bill passed the House last July, it did not make it up for a vote in the Senate before the end of the Congress,” Tom said. “We care about ensuring Jamestown is to comedy as Cooperstown is to baseball and Cleveland is to rock and roll. We find it unfortunate our colleague in the S... Read more

  • Problem Solvers Break The Gridlock Rules Reforms Pass House
    Posted in Press Releases on January 4, 2019 | Preview rr

    Yesterday, a bipartisan group of Members in Problem Solvers Caucus voted to support the Rules package to organize the House of Representatives, which included commonsense rules changes proposed by the Problem Solvers Caucus. These rules changes will help “Break the Gridlock” in Congress and enable progress on much-needed legislation to move the country forward. Republican Members Tom Reed (NY-23), John Katko (NY-24), and Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-8) voted for the Rules package. Since June 2018, The ... Read more

  • Reed Staff to Hold Remote Office Hours in Dunkirk January 9
    Posted in Press Releases on January 3, 2019 | Preview rr

    Rep.Tom Reed’s staff will hold remote office hours in Dunkirk on Wednesday, January 9, from 12:30PM-1:30PM. Staff will be available to answer questions, gather feedback, and provide assistance with immigration, Social Security, veterans’ benefits, and other issues related to federal agencies at the Dunkirk City Hall, 342 Central Ave, Dunkirk, NY. Those unable to attend are encouraged to contact any of Reed’s offices: Corning: 89 West Market Street (607) 654-7566 Geneva: 433 Exchange Street (315)... Read more

  • Reed to Make Historic Vote for Democrat Rules Package after Problem Solvers Caucus House Reforms Included
    Posted in Press Releases on January 2, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed (R-NY) announced he will vote for the Democrat rule package, which sets the table for how the House of Representatives will be governed in the 116th Congress, following the inclusion of reforms introduced by the Problem Solvers Caucus to make it easier for bipartisan bills to pass. “This vote isn’t about partisan politics. It is about doing what is right for the American people,” Tom said. “The reforms the Problem Solvers Caucus were able to get included in this rules packag... Read more

  • Reed Highlights Need for Compromise to Reopen Government, Secure Border
    Posted in Press Releases on January 2, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed called for compromise on both sides of the aisle to secure the southern border, provide for our nation’s “Dreamers,” make it easier for people to immigrate to the United States to work, and reopen the government. Tom highlighted how it is unfair to the American people to keep the government shut down due to partisan disagreements, but that lives are at stake if border security is not addressed. "We should focus on the people and what is best for them,” Tom said. “We care abo... Read more

  • PROBLEM SOLVERS CAUCUS APPLAUDS PASSAGE OF BIPARTISAN CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM
    Posted in Press Releases on December 21, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, the Problem Solvers Caucus applauded the passage of the FIRST Step Act, which now heads to the President Trump’s desk to be signed into law. The bipartisan criminal justice reform legislation, which passed the House with overwhelming bipartisan support, will strengthen our communities, improve the lives of thousands and save taxpayers money. Earlier this year, the Problem Solvers Caucus met with Administration officials, Congressional leaders and advocacy organizations, and decided to sup... Read more

  • Reed Salutes Veteran During Hospice Visit
    Posted in Press Releases on December 19, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed stopped by the Corning Center for Rehabilitation and CareFirst NY to visit with Barbara, a hospice patient and veteran, and presented her an award from the We Honor Veterans program by the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) and CareFirst NY. “When my mother became sick, there was nothing I wouldn’t have done to cure her, but she taught me that what truly mattered to her was comfort and time spent with her family,” Tom said. “This is why I am a strong a... Read more

  • Problem Solvers Caucus Co-Chairs Stand Against Government Shutdown
    Posted in Press Releases on December 19, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Congressmen Tom Reed (NY-23) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05), Co-Chairs of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, released the following statement: “With just days before the government shuts down, we urge leaders on both sides of the aisle to work together, in good faith, and find a solution to keep the government open. Americans expect and deserve much more than more gridlock and more shutdowns.” Read more

  • Problem Solvers Statement on Criminal Justice Reform Passing Senate
    Posted in Press Releases on December 18, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Congressmen Tom Reed (NY-23) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05), Co-Chairs of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, released the following statement: “The Problem Solvers Caucus was proud to put our full weight behind the FIRST Step Act more than six months ago. This bill betters our communities, improves the lives of thousands and saves taxpayers money. Congress must continue to craft and pass more bipartisan legislation like the FIRST Step Act.” Read more

  • Reed Passes Farm Bill, Continues Fight to Help Farmers
    Posted in Press Releases on December 12, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed voted to send the Farm Bill to the President’s desk in order to help small dairy farmers when milk prices are low, legalize the production of hemp and ensure a safety net is available for our friends and neighbors when they fall upon hard times. “This farm bill not only supports our hardworking farmers we care about, but also ensures our families are given a fair hand up when they fall upon hard times,” Tom said. “And as always, we are proud to continue our efforts to ensure... Read more

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