Support Reauthorization of the Generalized System of Preferences Program

Please join me in signing onto a letter to Chairman Kevin Brady and Ranking Member Richard Neal of the Ways and Means Committee. On December 31, 2017, the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) Program is set to expire and must be reauthorized. GSP eliminates
US import tariffs on non-sensitive products imported from more than 120 developing countries . These tariffs would ultimately be paid by American manufacturers, farmers, and consumers if GSP  expires.

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H. Con. Res. 8, The Fiscal State of the Nation Resolution

We invite you to become a co-sponsor of the Fiscal State of the Nation Resolution. This resolution will provide Members of Congress and the American people an annual update on the long-term financial health of the country. The Budget Committee has
included our resolution in their plan for budget process reform plan.

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H. Res. 530 – Support President Trump’s Key Principles Of Comprehensive Tax Reform

Our current tax system fails to meet the needs of the 21st Century economy.  In addition to being too complex and burdensome for every day Americans to understand, the associated costs are digging into American’s pockets.  According to Tax Foundation,
expenses related to filing individual tax returns cost more than $20 billion dollars each year.  Hardworking Americans desperately need to keep more of their take home pay, not hand more over in the form of compliance costs because Congress won’t fix the broken
system.

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H.R. 3315, Protecting Consumer Access to Vision Care Act of 2017

Currently, there exists a severe inequity in Treasury regulations in the way stand-alone vision plans (SAVPs) are treated under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Section 9010 of the ACA imposes a health insurer fee on covered entities engaged in the business
of providing health insurance. While it can be debated whether or not the fee ever made sense for a traditional health insurance company, it is clear that this fee should never have applied to SAVPs.

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Sign On: Oppose Reductions in Access to the Child Tax Credit

Please consider signing onto my letter that opposes President Trump’s proposal to greatly reduce access to the Child Tax Credit. This proposal would hurt low to moderate-income immigrant families as well as millions of U.S. citizen children. This language
should not be included in any final funding package.

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Keep Jobs in the United States: Cosponsor the End Outsourcing Act

For too long, our tax code has incentivized companies to outsource American jobs instead of investing in workers and communities here in the United States. We give corporations who ship American jobs overseas a free pass while workers suffer the consequences.
Instead of rewarding companies that relocate to other countries, we should use our tax code to incentivize firms to invest in our communities and to put workers back to work.

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