Investing in Opportunity Act

May 18, 2016

We invite you to join us in supporting the Investing in Opportunity Act of 2016 (H.R.5082/S.2868),
bipartisan legislation to create a simple and innovative way to channel capital currently sitting on the sidelines into revitalizing economically distressed communities.

Cosponsor the Individual Refund Security Act (v. 2)

May 18, 2016

As you know, there has been a growing trend in the use of prepaid debit cards (PDCs) to commit identity theft fraud.

Cosponsor H.R. 4626 – The BRACE Act

May 18, 2016

All across America, small privately owned and operated freight railroads move goods and raw materials for our constituents.

Letter from Sen. Warren to the IRS about balanced representation for Electronic Tax Advisory Committee

May 17, 2016

United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) today sent a letter urging the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to select consumer advocates, as well other members representing the needs of low-income, elderly, disabled, and non-English speaking taxpayers, to serve on its Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee (ETAAC).

Prevent Donors from IRS Abuse

May 16, 2016

I am pleased to introduce H.R. 5053: the Preventing IRS Abuse and Protecting Free Speech Act.

Cosponsor the Stolen Identity Refund Fraud Prevention Act of 2015

May 16, 2016

We invite you to cosponsor the Stolen Identity Refund Fraud Prevention Act of 2015.


May 16, 2016

Helping seniors “age in place” and stay in their homes improves quality of life and decreases overall health care costs.

Cosponsor the Bipartisan Hearing Protection Act (v. 6)

May 13, 2016

As you know, there has been a growing movement to protect the hearing of sportsmen nationwide.

Urge the IRS to Offer More Extensive Credit Monitoring Services to Victims of Identity Theft

May 12, 2016

We are writing to urge the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to take additional action to provide credit monitoring for the millions of American taxpayers who are victims of identity theft each year as a result of periodic breaches of the IRS database.

Cosponsor the Helping Our Middle-Income Earners Act

May 12, 2016

I want to make sure you saw the May 4th column in the Washington Post about legislation I recently introduced to provide middle class homeowners with tax relief.