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  • Reed Works to Boost Job Training
    Posted in Press Releases on August 20, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed (NY-23) highlighted how a booming economy after tax cuts requires more workers and his efforts to help people leave welfare by giving them a hand up to good paying jobs. “With more than 6.3 million Americans looking for a job compared to the 6.7 million job openings nationwide it is vitally important we continue to develop our workforce so our economy can continue to grow,” Tom said. “We care about ensuring people have a fair shot at entering the workforce with the skills th... Read more

  • Reed Hosts Democrat Colleague, Problem Solvers Co-Chair in Elmira
    Posted in Press Releases on August 17, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed (R-NY) welcomed his Democrat colleague and fellow Co-Chair of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, Rep. Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) to Elmira College to speak about how they are working together to break the partisan gridlock in Washington, help people, and fight the political extremism gripping the nation. Tom and Josh discussed leading the Problem Solvers Caucus to find common ground to fix our dysfunctional immigration laws, broken healthcare system and crumbling infrastruct... Read more

  • Reed Stresses Importance of Air Medical Professionals
    Posted in Press Releases on August 16, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Tom Reed toured Air Methods facility and learned more about the care and resources air medical professionals invest to ensure 24-7-365 readiness for those faced with an emergency. “We care about those in our community who are in need of immediate assistance from an accident and want to ensure they have a fair shot at life saving care,” Tom said. “We are happy to support the Ensuring Access to Air Ambulance Services Act to make sure these services can continue to help people in need.” “LifeN... Read more

  • Statement From Tom Reed On Flooding in the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes Region
    Posted in Press Releases on August 15, 2018 | Preview rr

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes region after the devastating flooding. We care about those impacted and applaud our first responders for acting swiftly and courageously to keep our neighbors safe. We will work with our state and community partners to request federal assistance should the need arise. Read more

  • Reed: We Care About Helping People
    Posted in Press Releases on August 14, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed recognized the importance his office puts on helping people in our community with the difficult and confusing aspects of the federal government.. Tom highlighted a recent case where he and his staff were able to work with the State Department to ensure Elnaz Bakhshi, an Iranian nationalist, received permission to come to the United States from dangerous Iran to join Ahad Javansalehi, her American husband, in Ithaca. “We care about helping people in our community and want to ... Read more

  • Reed Supports Services of Oxford House in Jamestown
    Posted in Press Releases on August 13, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Tom Reed visited the first Oxford House in the City of Jamestown and spoke with residents of this facility. "There is no denying the opioid epidemic is present in our district,” Tom said. “We care about those who have suffered and suffer from this addiction and the Oxford House represents a wonderful example of how to help in this area. "We applaud Kim and her family for bringing sunshine to a personal tragedy and turning it into a service that benefits our entire community," Tom concluded.... Read more

  • Reed Listens to Farmers at Annual Empire Farm Days
    Posted in Press Releases on August 10, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Tom Reed stopped by the annual Empire Farm Days at Rodman Lott & Son Farms and spoke with farmers from across our region. “We care about our farmers and want to ensure they have a fair shot at success,” Tom said. “We value the input received from farmers in our community today and look forward to bringing their concerns and ideas back to Washington.” “Thank you Congressman Reed for stopping by Empire Farm Days and speaking with farmers across the Northeast," Show Manager Melanie Wickham sai... Read more

  • REPS. RICE AND REED TO INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN RESOLUTION UPDATING HOUSE RULES TO PROHIBIT MEMBERS OF CONGRESS FROM SERVING ON THE BOARDS OF PUBLICLY-HELD COMPANIES
    Posted in Press Releases on August 9, 2018 | Preview rr

    U.S. Representatives Tom Reed (NY-23) and Kathleen Rice (NY-04) today announced that they will introduce a resolution to amend the current rules of the House of Representatives to prohibit Members of the House from serving on the boards of publicly-held companies. The resolution would create a House equivalent to Senate Rule 37.6(a), which states that no Senator “shall serve as an officer or member of the board of any publicly-held or publicly regulated corporation, financial institution, or bus... Read more

  • Reed Sits Down with Seniors About Social Security, Medicare
    Posted in Press Releases on August 6, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Tom Reed sat down with local seniors at the Friendly's Restaurant to discuss their concerns over the future of Social Security and Medicare. “We care about those on Social Security and Medicare, and enjoyed engaging in a fair, open and honest conversation about preserving these programs for future generations,” Tom said. “We appreciate the input received today and look forward to carrying their voices back to Washington.” "Thank you Congressman Reed for an educational meeting with the senio... Read more

  • Reed Speaks with Future Leaders at Love Elementary School
    Posted in Press Releases on August 6, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed spoke with students, parents and the school faculty of Love Elementary School about giving our kids the best opportunity to succeed and the benefits of the 21st Century Community Learning Centers. “We care about listening and speaking directly with our future community leaders,” Tom said. “All students deserve a fair shot at the educational opportunities like those provided in after school and summer programming. We applaud 21st Century Community Centers for the work they do... Read more

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