Reed Works to Lessen Local Property Tax Burden

Article Contributed by The Office of Congressman Tom Reed Congressman Tom Reed is supportive of making changes at the federal level that would lessen the property tax burden across upstate New York. “For too long Albany has pushed its responsibility to fund Medicaid onto local county governments. This shift is responsible for the unreasonably high […]

Reed Cares for Constituents

Article Contributed by The Office of Congressman Tom Reed As the year comes to a close, Tom Reed took a moment to reflect on the successes from across the region. “We care about the hard working men and women that call our district home. That’s why we are fighting so hard to achieve progress on […]

Tom Reed Releases Statement on Dallas Shootings

“We care about standing with our law enforcement during this difficult time. We must underscore that senseless acts of violence and retaliation against any one group of people, especially law enforcement officers who sacrifice every day to keep us safe, are never justified. The violence must stop. We grieve with all those impacted and our […]

Reed Fights Opioid Abuse

Reed Fights Opioid Abuse

Article Contributed by The Office of Congressman Tom Reed Tom Reed hosted community leaders from across the region including law enforcement, medical personnel and public health officials, to gain insight on the growing public health crisis of prescription opioid abuse and heroin. “We care about the families and individuals that are being impacted by addiction. […]

Reed Fights for Students, Affordable Education

Article Contributed by The Office of Congressman Tom Reed Tom Reed continued the push for affordable and accessible higher education with the introduction of new legislation which would make it easier for students to obtain college credit before graduating from high school. “We care about making higher education affordable for everyone,” said Reed. “This is […]

Congressman Reed Listens to Concerns of Local Grape Growers

Article Contributed by The Office of Congressman Tom Reed The Lake Erie Regional Grape Program (LERGP) hosted Congressman Tom Reed during his recent visit to the area. After taking a tour of the Cornell Lake Erie Research and Extension Laboratory and learning about current research and extension projects from Dr. Terry Bates, Director of CLEREL, […]

Reed Helps Combat Opioid Abuse

Article Contributed by The Office of Congressman Tom Reed Tom Reed called for more to be done to combat opioid abuse throughout our region as the heroin epidemic reached a fever pitch in local communities. “We care about the people that are struggling with addiction, their loved ones and those who have lost friends or […]

Reed Statement on Speaker Boehner’s Resignation

Article Contributed by The Office of Congressman Tom Reed Tom Reed released the following statement regarding the resignation of John Boehner, Speaker of the House: “I appreciate John Boehner’s leadership over the last 5 years. He worked diligently to advance the conservative principles necessary to lead America forward. I respect his decision to step down […]

Reed Champions Affordable Education

Article Contributed by The Office of Congressman Tom Reed Tom Reed unveiled a new proposal to make college education more affordable for middle class families. “Having student loan debt myself and being the father of two teenage kids, I understand the burden that paying for college can be on a family,” said Reed. “I care […]

Reed Assists Veterans and Families

Article Contributed by Senator Tom Reed Tom Reed reminds veterans and their families to contact any of his offices if they need assistance navigating the Department of Veterans Affairs or any other government agency relating to their military service. “I care about our service men and woman and their families,” said Reed. “It’s only fair […]