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  • Reed Fights to Keep Dresser-Rand in Wellsville
    Posted in Press Releases on May 24, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, U.S. Representative Tom Reed (NY-23) announced the passage of an amendment in the National Defense Authorization Act directing the Secretary of Defense and Secretary of the Navy to submit a report to Congress on the impacts to our national defense from a relocation of the production of steam turbines – like the ones built in Wellsville, NY. “The skills of Dresser-Rand employees are well documented, and there have been numerous occasions where Wellsville employees were essential in the urg... Read more

  • Reed Announces More than $1.3 Million in Funding for the North County Water Project
    Posted in Press Releases on May 23, 2018 | Preview rr

    U.S. Rep. Tom Reed (NY-23) announced over $1.3 Million in funding for the Town of Dunkirk from the U.S. Department of Agriculture today as part of the North County Water Project. Rep. Reed has been a champion for the project, which will assist in providing reliable, clean water from the City of Dunkirk to participating communities in the area. The regional water project, which first broke ground in October 2017, will lower overall cost to consumers and help meet the current and future economic n... Read more

  • Congressman Tom Reed Introduces Bill To Tackle Student Loan Debt For Working-Class Students
    Posted in Press Releases on May 22, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Tom Reed (R-NY) today introduced the Reducing Excessive Debt and Unfair Costs of Education (REDUCE) Act to encourage universities to lower costs for all eligible students, regardless of their economic background. The REDUCE Act also increases transparency in how colleges are spending their money to encourage public pressure on universities to lower the cost of education that has students drowning in debt. “We should care about the working-class students who are being taken advantage of by t... Read more

  • Hard Work of Reed, Borrello Finds New Air Service for the Chautauqua County-Jamestown Airport
    Posted in Press Releases on May 19, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Representative Tom Reed and Chautauqua County Executive George Borrello announced that Boutique Airways has submitted a proposal to the Department of Transportation to provide air service to the Chautauqua County – Jamestown Airport under the Essential Air Service (EAS) program, which provides essential funding for small airports. “For Jamestown to continue to grow their economy and attract businesses and people they need to have convenient access to an airport,” said Rep. Reed. “Without ... Read more

  • 48-Member Problem Solvers Caucus Announces Support for the FIRST STEP Act
    Posted in Press Releases on May 18, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, the 48 Members of the Problem Solvers Caucus announced their support for H.R. 5682, The Formerly Incarcerated Reenter Society Transformed, Safely Transitioning Every Person Act (FIRST STEP). The bipartisan legislation, introduced by Reps. Doug Collins (GA-09) and Hakeem Jeffries (NY-08), aims to improve public safety while lowering recidivism and prison populations through rehabilitative programing, enabling newly-released individuals to more successfully re-enter society. The legislation... Read more

  • Reed Testifies at Subcommittee on Environment in Support of West Valley Demonstration Project
    Posted in Press Releases on May 18, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congressman Tom Reed today testified at a hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment in support of his bill reauthorizing the West Valley Demonstration Project. This legislation will authorize $75 million per year through 2026 to continue the cleanup at West Valley and designate all the radioactive waste at the site as resulting from atomic energy defense activities which will provide a disposal path for all waste on the site. “Nuclear cleanup sites must be at the top o... Read more

  • Reed Announces 2018 Congressional Art Competition Winner
    Posted in Press Releases on May 10, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congressman Tom Reed announced the winner of the 2018 Congressional High School Art Competition, Sydney Gaul. Ms. Gaul is a senior at Horseheads High School, and crafted the oil painting “The Diplomat’s Daughter”. “The talent of the young artists we have in our area is very impressive. I am proud to have Sydney’s artwork represent the 23rd district in the Capitol,” said Reed Sydney and her parents will be invited to travel to Washington, D.C. for a reception on June 27th with all winners of the ... Read more

  • Reed Staff To Hold Office Hours In Dunkirk May 17
    Posted in Press Releases on May 9, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congressman Tom Reed’s staff will hold remote office hours in Dunkirk on Thursday, May 17, from 2:30pm to 3:30pm. 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 Stree... Read more

  • Statement from Congressman Reed on President Macron's State Visit
    Posted in Press Releases on April 25, 2018 | Preview rr

    “I appreciate President Macron coming to address Congress and meet with President Trump as part of the first official state visit of this Administration. As we look forward towards a safer and more secure world, President Macron and France will be key allies in eradicating violent Islamic extremism and eliminating ISIS. It is only fair to the American people that we seek partnerships, such as that with France, to address key economic and security issues across the globe.” Read more

  • Reed Highlights Community Development Block Grants
    Posted in Press Releases on April 24, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Congressman Reed highlighted the Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) program and its benefits throughout our congressional district. Reed toured some of the projects with Housing and Urban Development Region II Administrator, Lynne Patton, last week to show the positive way our local leaders are using these resources. CDBG provides our district with flexible funding opportunities to help local businesses and homeowners. From assisting an individual to buy their first home to helping... Read more

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