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  • STATEMENT OF CONDOLENCE ON THE PASSING OF SUPREME COURT JUSTICE GINSBURG
    Posted in Press Releases on September 18, 2020 | Preview rr

    Justice Ginsburg served her country to the fullest extent as a devoted public servant for decades. She was a great American and great American story. May she rest in peace. Our heart goes out to her family and loved ones during this difficult time. Read more

  • STRONG BIPARTISAN SUPPORT FOR REP. REED’S EFFORTS TO BREAK IMPASSE, REACH DEAL ON COVID STIMULUS
    Posted in Press Releases on September 17, 2020 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- This week, the "March To Common Ground" framework was unveiled to reinvigorate the stimulus negotiations and push for Congress to deliver the relief the American people deserve. You can read more about the framework’s specific structure here. The following is a collection of commentary on the bipartisan framework, its importance, and Rep. Reed’s work to break the logjam. WHAT THEY ARE SAYING Editorial Boards: NEW YORK TIMES, JAY SHAMBAUGH: "A $1.5 Trillion Compromise That Con... Read more

  • PROBLEM SOLVERS CAUCUS UNVEILS “MARCH TO COMMON GROUND” COVID STIMULUS FRAMEWORK
    Posted in Press Releases on September 15, 2020 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON - Today, Tuesday, September 15, 2020, the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus – 25 Democrats and 25 Republicans -- unveiled its “March To Common Ground” framework to help break the gridlock on the latest COVID-19 relief package and encourage negotiators to get back to the table. The 50-member bipartisan Caucus, led by Co-Chairs Reps. Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) and Tom Reed (R-NY), developed and came together in support of the framework after extensive listening to constituents and outreach ... Read more

  • REP. TOM REED DELIVERS $177,216 IN GRANT FUNDING FOR DISTRICT FIRE DEPARTMENTS
    Posted in Press Releases on September 14, 2020 | Preview rr

    CORNING, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed is proud to announce two grants totaling $177,216 for area fire departments: Belmont Fire Department will receive $28,550 for recruitment and retention in Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grants, and Waverly Barton Fire District will receive $148,666 for operations and safety in Assistance to Firefighters grants. “We truly value the services our firefighters provide every day to keep us safe. Given the important role first responders pl... Read more

  • REED ANNOUNCES $11.7 MILLION IN CARES ACT FUNDING FOR REVOLVING LOAN FUNDS TO HELP SMALL BUSINESSES ACROSS NY23
    Posted in Press Releases on September 9, 2020 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Tom Reed, in coordination with U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding $11.7 million in CARES Act Recovery Assistance grants to capitalize and administer Revolving Loan Funds (RLFs) that will provide critical gap financing to small businesses and entrepreneurs adversely affected by the coronavirus pandemic across Western New York. “We were proud to support this grant because we care abo... Read more

  • REED: SOCIAL SECURITY SCARE TACTICS ARE INACCURATE & WEAKEN THE PROGRAM
    Posted in Press Releases on September 3, 2020 | Preview rr

    Social Security is vital for our seniors, individuals with disabilities, and working families. Ways and Means Republicans have been consistent in protecting Social Security and working to address the real challenges it faces in a bipartisan fashion. That’s why Republicans are pressing Stephen Goss, the Chief Actuary of Social Security, over the use of his office by Senate Democrats to propagate a myth. Factual, empirical analysis by the Actuary’s office is vital to ensuring Social Security can f... Read more

  • ICYMI: REP. TOM REED TOURS HORNELL CHILDREN’S HOME, CONTINUES CHILDCARE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN
    Posted in Press Releases on September 2, 2020 | Preview rr

    HORNELL, NY – Rep. Tom Reed recently visited Hornell Children’s Home, continuing his campaign of child care advocacy across the district and in Washington. Over the last three months, Tom has pushed for direct federal relief for child care providers and facilities. In July, Tom led the introduction of the “Back to Work Child Care Grants Act of 2020,” which would provide nine months of critical resources to child care providers to help them reopen and stay open. During his tour of the Hornell Chi... Read more

  • ICYMI: REP. TOM REED TOURS HORNELL CHILDREN’S HOME, CONTINUES CHILDCARE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN
    Posted in Press Releases on September 2, 2020 | Preview rr

    HORNELL, NY – Rep. Tom Reed recently visited Hornell Children’s Home, continuing his campaign of child care advocacy across the district and in Washington. Over the last three months, Tom has pushed for direct federal relief for child care providers and facilities. In July, Tom led the introduction of the “Back to Work Child Care Grants Act of 2020,” which would provide nine months of critical resources to child care providers to help them reopen and stay open. During his tour of the Hornell Chi... Read more

  • REP. TOM REED JOINS CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF QUATTRONE FOR POLICE RIDE-ALONG
    Posted in Press Releases on September 1, 2020 | Preview rr

    MAYVILLE, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed was pleased to have the opportunity to join Chautauqua County Sheriff James Quattrone for a ride-along in the community. Tom has long been a vocal supporter of law enforcement and was glad to have a chance to see firsthand the challenges the Sheriff’s Office faces on a daily basis. The two discussed key issues impacting law enforcement, including the importance of holding bad cops accountable for their actions, New York’s disastrous bail reform law, and how Go... Read more

  • REP. TOM REED WELCOMES INITIAL DOJ REVIEW OF NEW YORK'S DISASTROUS NURSING HOME POLICIES
    Posted in Press Releases on August 27, 2020 | Preview rr

    Corning, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed released the following statement regarding the Department of Justice requesting data on New York's nursing home fatalities and the announcement it may further investigate the state's disastrous nursing home policies: -- “We welcome the Department Of Justice’s initial foray into the issue of Governor Cuomo’s disastrous nursing home orders and the state’s refusal to share any nursing home fatality data,” said Congressman Reed. “We, along with lawmakers at the fed... Read more

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