Category Archives: Taxes

How did they do on tax reform?

In August, while Tom Reed and his wife were junketing in Europe, the GOP published 31 reasons for tax reform. Many of these were silly or false, but by their own standards let’s see how the GOP did. On Aug. … Continue reading

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Payroll tax withholding

He (Rep. Tom Reed) said in a conference call with reporters Tuesday he’s most focused on seeing a final bill get to President Trump’s desk by the end of the year. That, he said, would result in new withholding tables … Continue reading

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Problem solvers address infrastructure

Our mission is to find bipartisan solutions to our nation’s most pressing issues, which include making drastic improvements to our infrastructure. –Rep. Tom Reed. LaHood and Rendell stressed the need for solid infrastructure funding. He (LaHood) added, “We can’t rebuild … 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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Statistics

I attended a lecture by a criminologist on crime statistics. He explained that most persons convicted of auto theft are young. He asked if this meant that most auto thieves were young people. His answer was emphatically no. Most auto … Continue reading

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He must be joking

… the substantial reduction in the complexity of the tax code will benefit even those who do not see direct cuts to their income taxes.–Rep. Amash (facebook, Nov. 16, 2017) This bill (H.R.1) ensures families across the Southern Tier, Finger Lakes, … 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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