Tag Archives: Ways and Means

Ways and Means Propaganda

Pro-growth tax reform will establish the U.S. as a 21st century magnet for new business investment and job creation. Tax reform will increase U.S. competitiveness and prevent American jobs from moving overseas. Pro-growth tax reform will provide a healthier economy … Continue reading

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Welfare reform or retrenchment?

And so things like drug testing, things like work requirements —  strengthening them as these programs go forward. –Tom Reed Tom Reed says he “and the House Ways and Means Committee passed three bipartisan welfare reform bills last week.” I … Continue reading

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Double dipping or fair play?

The Social Security Disability Insurance and Unemployment Benefits Double Dip Elimination Act of 2015 (H.R. 918). (Rep. Reed is a cosponsor of H.R. 918) Even though disability benefits are for those who can’t work and unemployment benefits are for those … Continue reading

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Rep. Reed’s 2015 Agenda

The Hornell Evening News, in their December 10 issue, had an article about Rep. Tom Reed’s 2015 “Agenda”—what he wants to focus his efforts on to benefit his constituents in the NY 23rd. His four items on his agenda are: Social Security … Continue reading

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Reed’s Other Role In The Fiscal Puzzle

The Hispanic Business.com had an article yesterday discussing Rep. Reed’s recent comment about why he’s now willing to increase taxes if it goes to reduce the deficit. It then explained that Reed has another role in the Fiscal Cliff: As … Continue reading

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