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  • Tom Reed Honored with Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence
    Posted in Press Releases on November 1, 2018 | Preview rr

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) has awarded Rep. Tom Reed the NAM Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence based on Tom’s votes in the 115th Congress on issues which are critical to manufacturing in the United States. “We care about fighting for good-paying, high-quality jobs across our region, and the manufacturing sector provides these kinds of jobs,” Tom said. “Through our work as the Co-Chair of the bipartisan House Manufacturing Caucus we will continue to be a leader i... Read more

  • Skyrocketing Insulin Cost: Congressional Diabetes Caucus Highlights Need and Ways to Bring Prices Down
    Posted in Press Releases on November 1, 2018 | Preview rr

    The skyrocketing cost of insulin must be brought under control for the sake of millions of Americans who depend on it, and the U.S. government has tools at its disposal to help, the bipartisan Congressional Diabetes Caucus concluded in a report released today. Caucus co-chairs Tom Reed (R-NY) and Diana DeGette (D-CO) completed the report after an inquiry lasting more than a year involving consultations with patients, health care providers, insulin makers, wholesalers, pharmacies, pharmacy benefi... Read more

  • Reed Secures Grants for Rural Development in Angelica, Portland, and Ripley
    Posted in Press Releases on October 31, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $40,000 grant for the Village of Angelica, a $60,000 grant for the Town of Portland, and a $149,600 grant for the Town of Ripley to provide funding to increase and promote development in our rural communities and grow the economy. “We care about ensuring our rural communities have fair access to financial support to better our community,” Tom said. “These grants enable our local villages and towns to purchase the equipment they need and complete infrastructure pr... Read more

  • JOINT STATEMENT: Problem Solvers Caucus Co-Chairs Condemn Violence, Call for Civility
    Posted in Press Releases on October 29, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Congressmen Tom Reed (NY-23) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5), Co-Chairs of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, released the following joint statement in response to the tragedy in Pittsburgh: "There is no place in our country for anti-Semitism, or hatred or discrimination against any group of Americans, regardless of religion, race, gender, heritage, or otherwise. We join together as Co-Chairs of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus to condemn the heinous and violent extremism which is tea... Read more

  • Tom on the Job: Behind the Counter at Dandy Mini Mart
    Posted in Press Releases on October 29, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed went behind the counter at the Dandi Mini Mart on Wygant Road in Horseheads to take food orders, speak with customers and meet with employees about the benefits of tax reform. “We care about providing relief to businesses and families through tax cuts,” Tom said. “Tax cuts help people keep more of their own money and allow small businesses to offer better pay and benefits to their employees. “Thank you, Dandy Mini Mart, for inviting us here today for this hands-on experience... Read more

  • Reed Breaks Bureaucratic Delay, Delivers FEMA Funding for Perrysburg
    Posted in Press Releases on October 25, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced FEMA has approved $1.2 million in disaster funding following the 2009 and 2014 storms which ravaged Perrysburg. “When our office was notified of this ridiculous delay we immediately got in contact with FEMA in order to figure out what exactly was going on,” Tom said. “We care about providing disaster relief and this bureaucratic delay was not fair for the hard-working people of Perrysburg and the Seneca nation.” “The Town of Perrysburg would like to thank Tom and h... Read more

  • Reed Staff to Hold Remote Office Hours in Dunkirk November 1
    Posted in Press Releases on October 25, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Tom Reed’s staff will hold remote office hours in Dunkirk on Thursday, November 1, from 2:30pm to 4:00pm. The meeting will be in the conference room at the Dunkirk City Hall, 342 Central Avenue, Dunkirk, NY. Staff will be available to answer questions, gather feedback, and provide assistance with Medicare, Social Security, veterans’ benefits, and other issues related to federal agencies. Those unable to attend are encouraged to contact any of Reed’s offices: Corning: 89 West Market Street (... Read more

  • Reed Staff to Hold Remote Office Hours in Owego October 30
    Posted in Press Releases on October 24, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Tom Reed’s staff will hold remote office hours in Owego on Tuesday, October 30, from 12:00pm to 1:30pm. The meeting will be in the conference room at the Tioga County Office Building, 56 Main St, Owego, NY. 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. Those unable to attend are encouraged to contact any of Reed’s offices: Corning: 89 West Market Street... Read more

  • Reed Announces Bipartisan New Markets Tax Credit Permanency Bill Reaches Milestone 100 Cosponsors
    Posted in Press Releases on October 16, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced the New Markets Tax Credit Extension Act of 2017 is now supported by one hundred Members of Congress for the first time in the bill’s history, over multiple Congresses. “We care about the impact the New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) program has had here in New York and want to ensure it has a fair shot at continuing to boost jobs in our community,” Tom said. “While the economy continues to grow, small businesses – the lifeblood of our economy – still struggle to secure... Read more

  • Branching Out: Tom on the Job with Lewis Tree Service
    Posted in Press Releases on October 15, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Tom Reed went on the job with Lewis Tree Service to learn more about their Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOP) business model and received a taste of what the employees do each day. “We care about providing relief to businesses and families through tax cuts and are proud supporters of Employee Stock Ownership Plans,” Tom said. “Every worker deserves a fair chance to achieve financial security and retire on their own terms. “Thank you Lewis Tree Service for inviting us here today to... Read more

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