Tag Archives: Middle class

“Republicans in Congress have blocked every serious idea to strengthen the middle class.”

Did President Obama tell a whopper when he claimed that  “Republicans in Congress have blocked every serious idea to strengthen the middle class?” The NRCC says he did.  President Obama was greeted this morning with a scathing fact check calling him … Continue reading

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Perks, Oversea Jobs and Increased Taxes for Middle Class & Seniors

  Martha Robertson released the following statement on Rep. Reed’s record of “looking out for himself rather than the people of the 23rd District.” She mentions his votes to extend taxpayer supported perks, votes that shift benefits to those who … Continue reading

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An Angry, Frustrated Constituent, Part 1

The following is a transcript from a videotape of Rep. Tom Reed’s (R, NY-23) Town Hall meeting held on May 11, 2013 in Manchester (Ontario County). The woman was angry and frustrated with life events that she no control over. … Continue reading

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