100 days of Republican Solutions

Communications • April 17, 2015

One hundred days ago, the new Republican Majority in Congress set out to create America’s Opportunity Economy — and that’s exactly what we’ve done. We’ve moved forward with the solutions American families have asked for — solutions our country needs. Here’s a look at what we’ve tackled in our first 100 days: Passed a Budget that …

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Accountability > Jobs > Accountability | IRS | Jobs and the Economy | Oversight

This Week in 5 Videos

Communications • April 17, 2015

This week, while families around the country filed their taxes, House Republicans were hard at work, passing bills to stop IRS abuse, protect American taxpayers, and empower family-businesses. It’s Tax Week, in 5 videos: 1. On Wednesday, the House unanimously passed seven bills, including the Taxpayer Bill of Rights, aimed at  protecting hardworking Americans from IRS abuse. …

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10 Questions: Rep. Tom MacArthur (R-NJ)

Communications • April 17, 2015

America’s New Congress is filled with hundreds of Members and thousands of stories. Each week, GOP.gov will introduce you to a new House Republican with “10 Questions.” This week’s Featured Member is Rep. Tom MacArthur, who represents the 3rd Congressional District of New Jersey. Rep. MacArthur was sworn into office on January 6, 2015, and he serves …

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Jobs

Republicans are Protecting the Middle Class

Rep. Kevin Brady • April 16, 2015

H.R. 622, The State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Fairness Act, which makes the state and local sales tax deduction permanent, will bring much-needed tax fairness and certainty for hardworking taxpayers in states without a state income tax. It will put more of the hard-earned money back into the pockets of people in states like …

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Accountability > Estate Tax | Tax reform

Real Estate Tax Horror Stories. Real Estate Tax Solutions.

Communications • April 16, 2015

Family-owned businesses are the foundation of Main Street, USA. Unfortunately, our cumbersome tax code has kept too many hardworking Americans from passing down their small businesses to the next generation. The Estate Tax, commonly known as the “Death Tax,” punishes hard-working families with a tax on their business if they try to hand it down to their sons or daughters. This …

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Accountability > Jobs

House Republicans Take on the IRS

Rep. Peter Roskam • April 15, 2015

April 15 has always been a stressful day for Americans as the deadline closes file their yearly taxes with the federal government. Yet in recent years, Tax Day has taken on a whole new significant as an out-of-control IRS has abused its power to go after Americans for their personal and political beliefs. In 2012, …

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Empowerment > Equal Pay Day

Hey Hey, It’s Equal Pay Day

Communications • April 14, 2015

Today is Equal Pay Day – a day that reminds us of the remarkably positive impact women have had on our economy. Comprising nearly half of the total workforce, women play a significant role in all industries from medicine to technology to business to education. House Republicans have always supported equal pay for equal work, …

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Middle Class Squeeze > IRS | Tax Day | Tax reform

McMorris Rodgers: A Simpler Way for Tax Day

Communications • April 14, 2015

“The American people want a tax code that empowers them, not limits them. So as we stand here, on the eve of Tax Day, let’s start by recognizing the need for a tax code that puts people first, not Washington first.” Republican Leadership Press Conference April 14, 2015 Participants: Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) Majority Leader …

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Weekly Republican Address: Rep. Charles Boustany (R-LA)

Communications • April 11, 2015

With Tax Day approaching, Rep. Charles Boustany (R-LA) discusses Republicans’ commitment to providing tax relief for middle-class families and bringing much-needed transparency and accountability to the IRS. Transcript Hello, I’m Charles Boustany, and I have the great honor of representing Louisiana’s Third Congressional District. Every day, Republicans are listening to the American people and focusing …

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10 Questions: Rep. Garret Graves (R-LA)

Communications • April 10, 2015

America’s New Congress is filled with hundreds of Members and thousands of stories. Each week, GOP.gov will introduce you to a new House Republican with “10 Questions.” This week’s Featured Member is Rep. Garret Graves, who represents the 6th Congressional District of Louisiana. Rep. Graves was sworn into office on January 6, 2015, and he serves on two committees: Transportation …

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Estate Tax

McMorris Rodgers: Empowering Middle Class Families to Succeed

April 16, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following statement today after the House passed H.R. 622, the State and Local …

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#IRSabuse

McMorris Rodgers: Demanding Honesty and Fairness at the IRS

April 16, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following statement today after the House passed nine bills that will address …

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McMorris Rodgers: Making the American Dream A Reality for Everyone

April 15, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following statement today after the House passed two bills to reduce the …

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McMorris Rodgers: Certainty for American Seniors, Children, and Families

March 26, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement today after the House passed H.R. 2, the Medicare Access …

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Balanced Budget

McMorris Rodgers: A Budget That Makes People’s Lives Better

March 26, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement today after the House passed the FY 2016 Budget Resolution, …

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