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  • Reed Works to Lessen Local Property Tax Burden
    Posted in Press Releases on March 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    Rep. Tom Reed is supportive of making changes at the federal level that would lessen the property tax burden across upstate New York. “For too long Albany has pushed its responsibility to fund Medicaid onto local county governments. This shift is responsible for the unreasonably high property taxes in our state. It is time to fix this problem so that younger people stop fleeing our state and the elderly are not unfairly burdened with these taxes,” Reed stated. The proposed changes would prevent ... Read more

  • Statement from Rep. Reed on CBO Estimate
    Posted in Press Releases on March 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    Rep. Tom Reed (NY-23) made the following statement today after the release of the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) estimate on the American Health Care Act: “The CBO’s estimate confirms that a more patient centered health care system is finally on the way for hard working American families. These reforms will lower premiums and increase access to quality health care while reducing the federal deficit by $337 Billion and taxes by $880 Billion. As promised, the American Health Care Act will rescu... Read more

  • Statement from Rep. Reed on Passage of the American Health Care Act from Ways and Means
    Posted in Press Releases on March 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    "We have made great progress over the past 24 hours to deliver an important promise we made to people when we said we would repeal Obamacare. I look forward to working with my colleagues in passing fair legislation that will increase access, enhance choice and decrease the cost of health care for working families, children, seniors and all individuals across the country, who I care about deeply." Read more

  • Reed Meets with President Trump as Part of Deputy Whip Team
    Posted in Press Releases on March 8, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Ensuring Access to Health Care

    Congressman Tom Reed, as part of the House Republican Deputy Whip Team, was invited to the East Room of the White House on Tuesday to discuss coordinated efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare. Obamacare is a failed attempt to try to reform health care. Choice is disappearing and costs are skyrocketing. Reed and his colleagues are taking efforts to make sure the promises he made to repeal the devastating law are held up. It will be replaced with a system that enhances choice, increases access,... Read more

  • Reed to Hold Four Town Hall Meetings Across District
    Posted in Press Releases on March 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    Tom Reed will hold four town hall meetings on Saturday, March 11. The meetings will be held at the following locations and times: Ithaca Town Hall Meeting Time: 8:00 - 9:00 am Southside Community Center 305 S. Plain Steet Ithaca, NY 14850 Ovid Town Hall Meeting Time: 10:30 - 11:30 am Ovid Fire Hall 2136 Brown Street Ovid, NY 14521 Manchester Town Hall Meeting Time: 12:30 - 1:30 pm Manchester Town Hall 1272 County Road 7 Clifton Springs, NY 14432 Pulteney Town Hall Meeting Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm Pu... Read more

  • Reed Fights for Choice in ACA Changes
    Posted in Press Releases on February 28, 2017 | Preview rr

    The ACA has hurt many hard working Americans across the nation. As Congress begins to address repealing and replacing the flawed Affordable Care Act, Reed outlines the areas the new legislation will address. “We care about ensuring access to quality, affordable health care so working families across America will no longer have to deal with the failed health care policies forced upon them. This is a plan that empowers individuals with choice. Having the freedom to choose what type of insurance yo... Read more

  • Reed Protects Patients, Families, and Caregivers
    Posted in Press Releases on February 9, 2017 | Preview rr

    Calling it a time of new hope for diseases like Alzheimer’s, Tom Reed, along with the Alzheimer’s Association, highlighted the 21st Century Cures Act at Clifton Springs Hospital today. This landmark legislation will support the research projects necessary to discover, develop, and deliver life-saving cures and medical treatments. It will have a positive impact on families and caregivers affected by cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, and countless other chronic illnesses. 21st Century Cures became law ... Read more

  • Gottheimer and Reed Elected Co-Chairs of Bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus
    Posted in Press Releases on February 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    Gottheimer: “There is real power in Members coming together across the aisle to find opportunities to work together and move America forward.” Reed: “The Problem Solvers Caucus, nearly 40 members strong from both sides of the aisle, will be fighting for common sense principles that impact all Americans – Democrat, Republican, Independent – everyone.” Today, Congressmen Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) and Tom Reed (NY-23) were elected Co-Chairs of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus. Gottheimer committe... Read more

  • Reed Fights for Jobs
    Posted in Press Releases on January 30, 2017 | Preview rr

    Tom Reed continued his fight for U.S. manufacturing jobs and his commitment to working with the Administration to achieve this goal by offer his support for executive orders which establish the White House Manufacturing Jobs Initiative and others which provide regulatory relief for US manufacturers. “We care about bringing quality, family sustaining jobs to our region and our nation. As we stand with the American people and their dedicated ‘can do’ work ethic, it’s only right that we partner wit... Read more

  • Reed Champions American Security
    Posted in Press Releases on January 30, 2017 | Preview rr

    “We care about keeping Americans safe from the threat of radical Islamic terrorism both at home and abroad. It is critical that we look past the hyperbolic rhetoric from both sides of this issue and remain dedicated to ensuring the security of American citizens first and foremost,” said Tom Reed. “We are confident these orders will be carefully and fairly implemented, with strong oversight by Congress.” The comments come in the wake of President Trump’s executive order to temporarily suspend adm... Read more