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  • Reed Cares For Poor
    Posted in Press Releases on January 23, 2017 | Preview rr

    As the new Administration gets underway, Tom Reed seeks bipartisan support for his proposals to bolster opportunity for the forgotten. “We care about ensuring every American has the opportunity to achieve their highest potential,” said Reed. “It’s only right that we come together and ensure every American, especially the working poor, has access to the hand up they need to escape poverty.” Reed will reintroduce his Help Americans in Need Develop their Ultimate Potential or HAND-UP Act early next... Read more

  • Tom Reed’s Staff to hold Remote Office Hours in Fredonia on Jan. 25
    Posted in Press Releases on January 23, 2017 | Preview rr

    Tom Reed’s staff will hold remote office hours in Fredonia on Wednesday, January 25. A staff member will be in the Trustee’s Room of the Village Hall, located at 9 Church Street in Fredonia, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. A staff member 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 Wes... Read more

  • Reed Backs Tax Code Modernization
    Posted in Press Releases on January 20, 2017 | Preview rr

    Following recent discussion during the confirmation hearings of President-Elect Donald Trump’s Treasury Secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin, Tom Reed pushed his continued commitment to clarify the financial services section of the tax code. “We care about bringing uniformity, clarity and certainty to our tax code, especially in the realm of financial products, for the sake of the job creators around the country and the world,” said Reed. “Mr. Mnuchin’s comments about offshore accounts in the Cayman... Read more

  • Reed Fights for Bright Future
    Posted in Press Releases on January 19, 2017 | Preview rr

    As President-Elect gets set to take office, Reed expresses his optimism for President Trump’s Administration and renewed his calls for bipartisanship. “We care about listening to the people from our district as we go through the major changes in the coming year,” said Reed. “We have an unprecedented opportunity for a meaningful fresh start, and the ability to reach across the aisle to make impactful positive changes for the people around our region. We want to make sure they are included in this... Read more

  • Reed Champions Local Redevelopment
    Posted in Press Releases on January 18, 2017 | Preview rr

    Tom Reed continues his efforts to support local infrastructure with the announcement of two major grants for water infrastructure systems in Chautauqua County. “We care about helping our local communities improve their water systems because it bolsters the regional economy, lightens the burden for local taxpayers and protects our environment,” said Reed. “These grants will have a major positive impact in not only the communities, but the entire Great Lakes watershed. It’s only right that we rema... Read more

  • Reed Fights for US Manufacturing Jobs
    Posted in Press Releases on January 18, 2017 | Preview rr

    Tom Reed continues to fight for U.S. manufacturing jobs and revitalizing domestic manufacturing during an event with area business and economic development leaders today in Corning. During the event, Reed was recognized as a leader on the subject by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). “We care about developing the quality, family sustaining jobs of today and tomorrow right here in our region,” said Reed. “It’s only right that as we have a fresh start with a new administration that w... Read more

  • Reed Fights for Quality Care
    Posted in Press Releases on January 13, 2017 | Preview rr

    With a week until inauguration, both chambers of Congress approved a measure to begin the repeal of Obamacare, something Tom Reed has supported for some time. “We care about ensuring access to quality, affordable healthcare close to home for the sake of working families across our region. This is a bipartisan cause we can all agree on. That is why we will focus our efforts on providing relief to so many that are struggling under the deeply flawed Obamacare system and getting skyrocketing healthc... Read more

  • Co-Chairs of Congressional Diabetes Caucus Reed & DeGette Applaud Expanded CGM Coverage
    Posted in Press Releases on January 12, 2017 | Preview rr

    Tom Reed and Diana DeGette (D-CO), co-Chairs of the House Diabetes Caucus, are applauding a change in policy that will help diabetic senior citizens. After a multi-year effort led by Reed and DeGette, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced it will expand Medicare coverage for Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) systems. “We care about those struggling with diabetes because we know those challenges first hand,” Reed said. “That’s why we have worked since coming to Congress... Read more

  • Tom Reed Announces Membership in Congressional Problem Solvers Caucus
    Posted in Press Releases on January 12, 2017 | Preview rr

    Following the first meeting of the new Congress, Tom Reed is announcing his membership in the emerging Problem Solvers Caucus. “We care about the people that sent us here. That is why we want to develop the smart policy solutions we need to overcome our greatest national challenges,” said Reed. “It’s only right that we look for opportunities to partner with our colleagues across the aisle and recognize that the best ideas don’t come from parties, but from individuals and by listening to all side... Read more

  • Reed Brings Strong Voice for Upstate New York and Rural America to Steering Committee
    Posted in Press Releases on January 10, 2017 | Preview rr

    As the 115th Congress begins, Tom Reed is using his influence to change the way Washington operates. “We care about being a champion for the hardworking men and women of our region. That’s why after our time spent in Congress we are in a unique position of influence that will benefit them now and in the future,” said Reed. “It’s only right that we remember those who sent us here, and use our new influence to be a positive voice for small town America to disrupt Washington and change the way DC o... Read more