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  • Reed Becomes Barista for a Day
    Posted in Press Releases on February 9, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Congressman Tom Reed (NY-23) participated in the Starbucks “behind the bar” program at the Jamestown location. “Tax reform it transformational not only for our region, but for the country. It is great to see companies like Starbucks accelerate their paid family leave plans and give back to their employees as a result of our new tax laws,” Reed stated. The event began with a roundtable discussion with Starbucks employees on issues including tax reform, higher education and workforce traini... Read more

  • Statement from Congressman Reed on Budget Vote
    Posted in Press Releases on February 9, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congressman Tom Reed's statement regarding the budget vote can be found HERE. Read more

  • Reed Legislative Priorities Included in House Funding Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on February 6, 2018 | Preview rr

    Yesterday, the House released a plan that included priority legislation sponsored by Congressman Tom Reed (NY-23). Included in this outline is the extension of four critical health care programs to New York’s 23rdDistrict: Medicare Dependent Hospitals, Low Volume Hospitals, Community Health Centers, and the Special Diabetes Program. The plan funds these vital programs for two years and keep our government working for the American people. Reed has sponsored or co-sponsored these programs through... Read more

  • Tristan's Story
    Posted in Press Releases on January 31, 2018 | Preview rr

    Tristan Folk was a kind, sincere, and intelligent young man with a promising future. Above all, he was a loving son and brother. He was an active volunteer in the community, an athlete, a musician, a leader, and scholar. Becoming an Eagle Scout and serving as a mentor were some of his proudest moments. Tristan had a wide range of interests and pursued many endeavors. He was a member of the Rochester Institute of Technology pep band and the RIT cybersecurity club. In high school, he was also a me... Read more

  • Reps. Reed and Gottheimer Deliver First Bipartisan SOTU Response
    Posted in Press Releases on January 30, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, the Problem Solvers Caucus Co-Chairs Reps. Tom Reed (NY-23) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) delivered a bipartisan message to the American people in response to President Trump’s State of the Union speech. Echoing the President’s call for unity, the Caucus co-chairs shared their approach to finding common ground, across party lines, with the American people, and their efforts to increase unity and agreement in a culture of trust. The Problem Solvers Caucus is a bipartisan group in Congress com... Read more

  • Problem Solvers Caucus Announces Principles to Resolve Impasse on DACA and Border Security
    Posted in Press Releases on January 29, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, the Problem Solvers Caucus announced a bipartisan agreement on a set of principles to resolve DACA while continuing to make America’s borders strong and secure. With this agreement, the twenty-four Democrats and twenty-four Republicans of the bipartisan Caucus agreed to support a plan that addresses the ongoing budget impasse related to DACA and border security measures. Today’s announcement builds on the Caucus’ call in the fall for a long-term, fiscally-responsible budget. More specific... Read more

  • Reed Outlines 2018 Priorities
    Posted in Press Releases on January 11, 2018 | Preview rr

    This week, Congressman Tom Reed outlined the legislative initiatives he looks to work on this year in Congress. His priorities include: building upon tax reform, infrastructure improvements, welfare reform, college cost containment, and agriculture issues. “The successful foundation that tax reform provides will continue to jumpstart our local economies as it has already shown tangible results. Over 100 companies have announced bonuses and increased wages for workers across the country,” Reed st... Read more

  • Problem Solvers Caucus Releases Report with Bipartisan Policy Recommendations to Rebuild America’s Infrastructure
    Posted in Press Releases on January 10, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – Today, the Problem Solvers Caucus released a new report with bipartisan policy recommendations to build a 21st century infrastructure network for America. The forty-eight member bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, led by Co-Chairs Tom Reed (NY-23) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05), launched an Infrastructure Working Group to find consensus on a bipartisan set of policies to serve as the bedrock for a plan that addresses the dire need to rebuild and responsibly invest in infrastructure acro... Read more

  • Reed Staff to Hold Remote Office Hours in Fredonia January 10
    Posted in Press Releases on January 4, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congressman Tom Reed’s staff will hold remote office hours in Fredonia on Wednesday, January 10, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. The meeting will be in the Trustees' Room at the Fredonia Village Hall, 9 Church Street, Fredonia, 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 ... Read more

  • Statement From Congressman Reed Regarding State of the State Address
    Posted in Press Releases on January 3, 2018 | Preview rr

    "It is disappointing that Gov. Cuomo cannot put his own self-interests and political ambitions aside for the benefit of New York. Countless businesses have announced increases in wages, benefits, and investments in local communities--all of which will enhance our economy and help create jobs. Tax reform works and hardworking New Yorkers deserve to keep more of their money. Our state has one of the highest tax burdens in the country. I call on the governor to follow our lead and cut taxes at the ... Read more

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