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  • PROBLEM SOLVERS CAUCUS APPLAUDS THE TIMELY PASSAGE OF USMCA
    Posted in Press Releases on December 19, 2019 | Preview rr

    Today, December 19, 2019, Members of the Problem Solvers Caucus applaud the efforts of the White House and Congressional Leadership on the House passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). This important international trade deal would modernize the 24-year-old NAFTA and promote mutually beneficial freer markets, fairer trade, and more robust economic growth in North America. Earlier this year, the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, co-chaired by Representatives Josh Gottheimer ... Read more

  • REED’S LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES INCLUDED IN GOVERNMENT FUNDING BILL
    Posted in Press Releases on December 17, 2019 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced full government spending bills, which included many NY-23 district priorities, passed the House on a bipartisan vote. “Governing by continuing resolutions and government shutdowns is no way to run our country and it hurts the people we care about and were sent to Washington to represent,” Tom said. “This is why in November the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus called on Democratic and Republican congressional leadership to put forward a bipartisan spen... Read more

  • STATEMENT FROM THE CO-CHAIRS OF THE BIPARTISAN PROBLEM SOLVERS CAUCUS
    Posted in Press Releases on December 10, 2019 | Preview rr

    “As the Co-Chairs of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus, we applaud the bipartisan deal that has been reached on USMCA and we look forward to its swift passage. This is a big boost for jobs across the United States. We commend the bipartisan efforts in Congress and the White House on this important agreement that will bring our trade relationship with Mexico and Canada into the modern era. We're also proud that the voices of labor groups, American workers, the business community, and US farme... Read more

  • REED’S BILL FOR LONG TERM WEST VALLEY FUNDING HEADING TO TRUMP’S DESK TO BE SIGNED INTO LAW
    Posted in Press Releases on December 4, 2019 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced his bill to authorize $75 million dollars a year for the West Valley Demonstration Project through 2026 to secure and remove nuclear waste from the site passed the Senate and is headed to President Trump’s desk to be signed into law. “For the first time in more than 35 years, our friends and neighbors will have the peace of mind that the West Valley Demonstration Project cleanup is a top priority and has long term funding authorization from Washington,... Read more

  • STATEMENT: PROBLEM SOLVERS CAUCUS DEMAND FULL YEAR BIPARTISAN SPENDING BILL TO AVOID SHUTDOWN
    Posted in Press Releases on November 21, 2019 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Thursday, November 21, 2019, the Problem Solvers Caucus formally supported the following position: “Governing by continuing resolutions and government shutdowns are no way to run our country and hurts the people we were sent to Washington to represent. This is why the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus is calling on Democratic and Republican congressional leadership to put forward a bipartisan spending bill to fully fund our government through the end of this fiscal year.”... Read more

  • REP. REED DELIVERS GRANT TO TOWN OF DUNKIRK
    Posted in Press Releases on November 21, 2019 | Preview rr

    DUNKIRK, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $117,000 grant and a $116,000 loan for the Town of Dunkirk. The funds will be used to improve the water distribution system in the Bennett Road water district. This project will improve water service to 44 residential users and 13 non-residential users in the town by replacing about 10,000 linear feet of water lines as well as hydrants and valves. The grant was announced by the USDA. “Making sure our constituents have proper access to water is an is... Read more

  • REP. REED DELIVERS GRANT TO SOUTHERN TIER HEALTH CARE SYSTEM
    Posted in Press Releases on November 21, 2019 | Preview rr

    OLEAN, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $203,734 grant Southern Tier Health Care System. The funds will be used to expand the facilities telemedicine opioid and substance abuse prevention project. The site of the project, located in Cattaraugus County, will connect with 11 other sites in various counties. The grant was announced by USDA Rural Development. “Telemedicine is an easy, effective and efficient way to handle various issues – it only makes sense to extend it to opioid and substance... Read more

  • REP. REED DELIVERS GRANT TO FINGER LAKES COMMUNITY HEALTH
    Posted in Press Releases on November 21, 2019 | Preview rr

    Penn Yan, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $2.3 million grant for Finger Lakes Community Health. Finger Lakes Community Health is a federally qualified health center with several locations in the Finger Lakes region. The grant was announced by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. “Making sure that our rural areas have access to quality health care is something we care about,” said Tom. “This grant will empower this health care center and will enhance their services to this comm... Read more

  • REP. REED DELIVERS GRANT TO STEUBEN PREVENTION COALITION
    Posted in Press Releases on November 18, 2019 | Preview rr

    BATH, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $125,000 grant for the Steuben Prevention Coalition which will be used for drug and substance abuse education efforts in the area. The grant was announced by the Office of National Drug Control Policy. “We care about making sure everyone has access to the information they need to combat drug and substance addiction,” said Tom. “We care about battling these issues in every helpful way possible. This grant will empower this program to reach more people a... Read more

  • REP. REED DELIVERS GRANT TO COUNCIL ON ADDICTION RECOVERY SERVICES
    Posted in Press Releases on November 18, 2019 | Preview rr

    OLEAN, NY – Today, Rep. Tom Reed announced a $125,000 grant for the Healthy Cattaraugus County Coalition which will be used for drug and substance abuse prevention efforts in the area. The Healthy Cattaraugus County Coalition is a part of Council on Addiction Recovery Services in Cattaraugus County. The grant was announced by the Office of National Drug Control Policy. “Combating drug and alcohol abuse begins with education and prevention efforts,” said Tom. “We care about battling these issues ... Read more

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