Monthly Archives: March 2018

Vote them out

If they have an A rating from the NRA, they don’t represent us. Vote them out. We need representatives who will support reasonable gun control measures to protect lives, especially the lives of children. Enough! Advertisements

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Tom Reed’s beliefs

The (Corning) food pantry, its dedicated volunteers, and all those who have donated strengthen families and support communities,” Reed continued. “When our neighbors are facing tough times, the entire community steps up to positively impact their lives. Whether that means … Continue reading

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Trump’s ideal budget process

I will never sign another bill like this again. –Trump Trump lamented the “ridiculous situation that took place over the last week,” saying the bill was quickly put together and lawmakers were given little time to read through it. A … Continue reading

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Does the IRS have a problem, really?

U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, said in his weekly press call Tuesday that he and his fellow Republicans on the House Ways and Means Committee will put forward legislation to address long call hold times with the IRS as volume … Continue reading

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Non disclosure

Public employees can’t be gagged by private agreements. These so-called NDAs are unconstitutional and unenforceable.—ACLU Reportedly President DJT has required staff members to sign non disclosure agreements. Why would he do this? Perhaps he is worried that former staff members … Continue reading

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Health care cost

Cost Sharing Reduction (CSR)–A discount that lowers the amount you have to pay for deductibles, copayments, and coinsurance. In the Health Insurance Marketplace, cost-sharing reductions are often called “extra savings.” This has to be fixed. This is not going to get better … Continue reading

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Would harsh punishment help?

Some countries have a very, very tough penalty — the ultimate penalty — and by the way, they have much less of a drug problem than we do.–President Donald Trump This bill amends the Controlled Substances Act and the Controlled … Continue reading

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