Tag Archives: Hunger

Working with Tom Reed

We are happy to work with all of our elected officials regardless of their political affiliations to help feed the 1 in 4 Southern Tier residents who rely on our services. —Food Bank of the Southern Tier The Food Bank, … Continue reading

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What Tom forgot to mention about fighting hunger

I am humbled to support legislation that works to meet the needs of those in our community who suffer from hunger.  My bill (H.R.644, Fighting Hunger Incentive Act of 2015) provides a direct benefit to our area charities and food banks … Continue reading

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Fighting Hunger–HR 4719

HR 4719 — Fighting Hunger Incentive Act Sponsor: Tom Reed (9 cosponsors, all Republicans). In his press release, Tom wrote: “In their time of need, families often turn to local food banks and pantries to put food on the table. It’s … Continue reading

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Three bills

Tom has been busy lately introducing bills. Most bills die in committee–Tom as yet has had no success.  Tom invariably gives no bill number, and often the bill number and summary are unavailable until long after Tom’s announcement. Tom’s press … Continue reading

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