WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement after voting against the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1):
Washington, DC - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and co-chair of the House Republican Israel Caucus, announced yesterday that the Taylor Force Act (H.R.1164/S.1697) has passed out of the House Foreign Affairs Committee on a unanimous bipartisan vote. Congressman Zeldin is the original cosponsor of this legislation.
Washington, DC - Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1), member of the House Financial Services Committee, announced today that his bipartisan bill with Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D, NY-12), the NFIP Policyholder Protection Act (H.R. 2868), passed the House of Representatives as part of the 21st Century Flood Reform Act (HR 2874), a major flood insurance reauthorization and reform package.
With seven brackets and countless rules, the United States tax code is broken and desperately in need of repair to work better for the American worker. This overcomplicated and confusing maze has made our nation uncompetitive globally with companies, jobs and liquidity moving abroad.