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  • Reed Says Florida Court Ruling Adds to Momentum to Repeal Obamacare; Notes Growing Momentum to Repeal 1099 Requirement as Well
    Posted in Press Releases on February 1, 2011 | Preview rr
    Tags: Ensuring Access to Health Care

    Reed drew particular attention to H.R. 4, legislation which would repeal the expanded 1099 reporting requirements required by Obamacare. Reed was an original co-sponsor of the legislation when it was introduced on January 12. The bipartisan number of co-sponsors has swelled to 263 members. “We constantly hear from business owners, particularly farmers, that this is a potentially crushing burden for them,” Reed said. “Small businesses and family farms employ the majority of the hard-working middl... Read more

  • Reed Votes to Repeal Obamacare
    Posted in Press Releases on January 20, 2011 | Preview rr
    Tags: Ensuring Access to Health Care

    Congressman Tom Reed voted this evening in favor of repealing the “Obamacare” health care reform law which was passed in 2010. “The people spoke last November,” Reed explained. “The message I heard loud and clear was that they wanted this 2500 page monstrosity repealed.” Reed cited four reasons for his vote: “New York State cannot afford to enact this because it actually prohibits any Medicaid reforms,” Reed said. “Medicaid is the largest cost to our counties and our property taxes.”“Beyond New ... Read more