Category Archives: Health Care

Who or what are job creators?

This bill (H.R. 1) will also enhance our economic engine. For decades, we’ve prevented our businesses from being able to grow and compete. Tax reform will help jumpstart job creation… — Rep. Tom Reed The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. … Continue reading

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2017 was a terrible year in politics

Sadly, 2017 hasn’t been a good year. Rash experiment with incompetent President. Appointment of unqualified cabinet officers. Presidency for profit ignoring emoluments clause. Corruption at highest levels in campaign and government. Stupid policy on climate change. Attacks on judiciary; nomination … Continue reading

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Candidates address the issues Dec. 2017

Reed opponents meet in bipartisan forum after Salamanca town meeting   Each candidate had 3 ½ minutes for an opening statement. Afterward they broke up and the audience was free to seek out candidates to ask them questions.   Candidate … Continue reading

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Horseheads town hall Nov 20, 2017

There’s a lot of misinformation out there. At the end of the day I am 100 percent convinced that when we get through tax reform, hard-working people will benefit.–Rep. Tom Reed       Reed Town Hall, November 20, 2017 Minutes … Continue reading

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Too late

Tom Reed has announced a town hall meeting on Monday, November 20, 2017. Town of Horseheads TIME: 6:00 PM-7:00 PM  71 Old Ithaca Road Horseheads, NY 14845   By Monday, Tom will already have voted for H.R.1, the Republican “Tax … Continue reading

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Healthcare Annecdote

Every year at work at a local manufacturer, we heard from a Human Resources spokesperson that the business could no longer afford increasing insurance costs. We would have to pay more. Then one year the CEO, presumably a Republican, explained … Continue reading

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Tom Reed’s priorities

So how is Tom doing on his priorities? Has he helped create a tax code that is fair a tax code that will help working families a tax code that will rein in national debt Has he succeeded in implementing … Continue reading

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