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#BetterWay in Your Neck of the Woods, Part Five

Posted: August 26, 2016 at 9:03 am   /   Friends

Every day this week, we’ve brought you examples of how House Republicans are promoting A Better Way around the country and in your neck of the woods. Thanks for following along with us, and to learn more about these ideas, just go to better.gop. Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4  And here’s the final five in this series: Rep. […]

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The Real Obama Liberal Legacy: Dodd–Frank

Posted: August 26, 2016 at 8:00 am   /   Friends

The Real Obama Liberal Legacy is a periodic series to highlight the results of liberal progressivism put into practice. Next up, Dodd–Frank. Thanks to this law’s thousands of pages of regulation, community banks have been closing their doors. The promise: “And responsible lenders, including community banks, doing the right thing shouldn’t have to worry about ruinous competition from […]

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#BetterWay in Your Neck of the Woods, Part Four

Posted: August 25, 2016 at 9:23 am   /   Friends

Every day this week, we are bringing you examples of how House Republicans are promoting A Better Way.    House Armed Services Comittee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) “visited ten cities in ten days to meet with community leaders and discuss ‘A Better Way’, a House Republican blueprint designed to help people in the areas of health […]

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#BetterWay in Your Neck of the Woods, Part Three

Posted: August 24, 2016 at 6:50 am   /   Friends

The third day of our series on how House Republicans are promoting A Better Way focuses on, well, series… In a series of forums across his district, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) is promoting A Better Way to Do Tax Reform. We don’t have to settle for this economy. #BetterWay https://t.co/Hef00ptQaV — RepKevinBrady […]

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#BetterWay In Your Neck of the Woods, Part Two

Posted: August 23, 2016 at 5:48 am   /   Friends

Every day this week, we are looking at how House Republicans are taking the Better Way agenda to the country. As we mark the 20th anniversary of welfare reform, today’s entry focuses on our plan to fight poverty, which shifts the emphasis from one-size-fits-all programs to local solutions. As part of my #BetterWay to fight poverty tour, I stopped […]

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The Real Obama Liberal Legacy: ‘You Didn’t Build That.’

Posted: August 23, 2016 at 5:18 am   /   Friends

The Real Obama Liberal Legacy is a periodic series to highlight the results of liberal progressivism put into practice.  Next up, “You didn’t build that.” The delusion: “If you’ve got a business, you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen.” President Barack Obama, July 13, 2012 The reality: Hardworking Americans who devote their time, money, and […]

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#BetterWay In Your Neck of the Woods

Posted: August 22, 2016 at 6:55 am   /   Friends

All throughout this month, House Republicans are promoting A Better Way, a bold agenda to tackle our country’s biggest challenges. Every day this week, we will highlight some of these stories. Here are the first four: At a town hall meeting in Smithville, Rep. Diane Black (R-TN), “who serves on the House Ways and Means Committee and Budget Committee, shared her […]

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Welfare Should Be Tied to Work

Posted: August 22, 2016 at 5:47 am   /   Friends

Twenty years ago today, landmark welfare reform was signed into law. And you know what? It was a success. We moved people from welfare to work. In fact, employment for single mothers increased by 15%. But you know what else? That was just one program. Washington has created dozens more that need a second look. That’s […]

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The Real Obama Liberal Legacy: Red Line in Syria

Posted: August 20, 2016 at 7:30 am   /   Friends

The Real Obama Liberal Legacy is a periodic series to highlight the results of liberal progressivism put into practice.  Next up, Red Line in Syria. As the tragedy in Syria continues to unfold before our eyes, we are reminded of the costs when America fails to lead in the world.  The promise: “We have been very clear to […]

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