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  • Reed Moves Tax Cuts Forward for Families
    Posted in Press Releases on November 9, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, DC- Tax cuts for western New York families are one step closer to reality after today. Congressman Tom Reed (R-NY) voted in favor of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which successfully passed out of the Ways and Means Committee. Reed has been an outspoken supporter of the bill, which lowers federal taxes for 99 percent of taxpayers in New York’s 23rd District. “Although the bill may be amended as it makes its way through the House and Senate, we must keep tax cuts moving forward for the Am... Read more

  • Reed Champions “All of the Above” Energy Tax Changes
    Posted in Press Releases on November 3, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, DC- Congressman Tom Reed’s legislation, the Technologies for Energy Securities Act (H.R. 1090), was included as part of the larger tax reform bill unveiled by the House yesterday. As part of the comprehensive overhaul of our nation’s tax code, renewable and alternative energy sources will now be placed on an even playing field. This creates a simpler, fairer code that will jumpstart job creation in the industry specifically in rural areas. “I am a supporter of an ‘all of the above’ e... Read more

  • Reed Stands With Upstate New York
    Posted in Press Releases on November 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, DC- Today, Congressman Tom Reed (NY-23), along with colleagues on the Ways and Means Committee, unveiled comprehensive tax reform legislation. The bill will ensure a family of four in New York’s 23rd District will see a tax cut of over $1600. “When people get to keep more of their hard earned dollars, it means money for things that make a difference for hardworking people. It’s a down payment on a car for a factory worker in Hornell, daycare for a young family in Elmira, or a trip to... Read more

  • Reed, DeGette Praise Passage of National Clinical Care Commission Act
    Posted in Press Releases on October 11, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C.- Reps. Tom Reed (R-NY) and Diana DeGette (D-CO), co-chairs of the Congressional Diabetes Caucus, commend the House passage today of the National Clinical Care Commission Act. The bipartisan legislation creates a commission to improve care for people with diabetes and associated conditions. Additionally, the commission would be responsible for assessing how the federal government can more efficiently fund diabetic care. “I am happy to see this legislation move a step closer to be... Read more

  • Reed Staff to Hold Remote Office Hours in Dunkirk October 18
    Posted in Press Releases on October 10, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Tom Reed’s staff will hold remote office hours in Dunkirk on Wednesday, October 18, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.. The meeting will be in the Mayor’s Conference Room of City Hall, located at 342 Central Avenue in Dunkirk. The 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: Co... Read more

  • Reed to Hold Three Town Hall Meetings Saturday October 14
    Posted in Press Releases on October 10, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Tom Reed will hold three town hall meetings on Saturday, October 14, 2017. The meetings will be held at the following locations and times: Town of Candor 8:30-9:30am Candor Fire Hall 74 Owego Road Candor, NY 13743 Town of Romulus 11:00am- 12:00pm Romulus Central School 5705 State Rt. 96 Romulus, NY 14541 Town of Urbana 1:30-2:30pm American Legion 8425 NY-54 Hammondsport, NY 14840 Read more

  • Reed to Hold Three Town Hall Meetings Saturday
    Posted in Press Releases on September 11, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Tom Reed will hold three town hall meetings on Saturday, September 16, 2017. The meetings will be held at the following locations and times: Town of Kiantone Town Hall Meeting 9:00am-10:00am Kiantone Independent Fire Department 2318 Foote Avenue Extension, Jamestown, NY 14701 ​ Village of Fredonia Town Hall Meeting 11:30am- 12:30pm Fredonia High School 425 E Main St, Fredonia, NY 14063 Town of Ellicottville Town Hall Meeting 2:00pm-3:00pm Ellicottville Town Center 28 Parkside Drive, ... Read more

  • Problem Solvers Caucus and Governors Hickenlooper and Kasich Announce Support for Bipartisan Health Care Solutions
    Posted in Press Releases on September 8, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Members of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus and Governors John Hickenlooper (D-CO) and John Kasich (R-OH) spoke with the media about their support for common sense health care solutions to stabilize the health insurance marketplace and lower premiums for American families and businesses. The Members and Governors called on Congress and the President to set aside partisanship to provide relief to the American families, individuals and small businesses suffering in an uncertain market... Read more

  • Reed Announces Grant for Ithaca Fire Department
    Posted in Press Releases on September 7, 2017 | Preview rr

    Ithaca, NY- Congressman Tom Reed announced that the City of Ithaca Fire Department has been awarded an Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program operations and safety grant for $22,637. “Our local fire departments must have the funds necessary to operate safely and efficiently I was happy to provide a letter in support of the City of Ithaca Fire Department to encourage FEMA to distribute this important funding,” Reed said. The AFG Program is one component in a coordinated effort to strength... Read more

  • Reed Announces Grant for Olean Volunteer Fire Department
    Posted in Press Releases on September 7, 2017 | Preview rr

    OLEAN, NY- Congressman Tom Reed announced that the Town of Olean Volunteer Fire Department District 1 has been awarded an Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program operations and safety grant for $29,143. “Making sure that our fire departments and other first responders have the funds necessary to operate makes our whole community safer. This grant will help the Olean Fire Department to better serve our friends and neighbors,” Reed said. The AFG Program is one component in a coordinated eff... Read more