Congressman Says Massive Tax Cuts for the Wealthy Is Not the Answer to the Challenges Felt by Hard-Working Americans
During a House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee hearing on tax reform Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) insisted that federal tax policy must acknowledge and address the growing income gap leaving more hard-working Americans struggling to raise a family and get by in retirement.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26), a member of the House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means and its Health Subcommittee, raised strong objection to executive tax breaks included in the Republican American Health Care Act (AHCA). Higgins points out the absurdity of rewarding UnitedHealth Group, and companies like it, accused of bilking taxpayers out of billions of dollars.
6,000 Gallons of Radioactive Liquid Set to Cross Peace Bridge & Highways Throughout New York State Over the Next Four Years
Gillibrand & Higgins: Without a Full and Thorough EIS, It Is Impossible to Evaluate the Consequences of an Accident or to Properly Identify Safer Alternatives
Dismayed by the frequent, troubling reports of potential interference by the Trump Administration in the investigation into Russian meddling, Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) says an independent investigation is an absolute necessity to protect democracy in the United States.
$1.263 Trillion Bill Designed to Rebuild America’s Infrastructure & Create U.S. Jobs
Winning Piece Headed to U.S. Capitol
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26) announced the winners of the annual Congressional Art Competition. Higgins received 54 pieces of artwork from students from 11 local high schools.
The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) was in Western New York for a roundtable discussion focusing on Buffalo’s development and workforce development needs.
Congressman Brian Higgins (NY-26), New York State Senator Chris Jacobs (SD-60), Assemblymember Angelo Morinello (AD-145), and Grand Island Supervisor Nate McMurray are together pushing for conversion to cashless tolling at the Grand Island bridges.
“The suspicious firing of Director Comey continues to raise very serious questions about this Administration’s respect for the rule of law and further underscores the critical need for a full and formal independent investigation into Russian interference. The longstanding tradition of a balance of power and public expectations of truth and transparency at the core of our governm
Congressman Brian Higgins announced the Department of Homeland Security is now accepting applications for grants through the Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S) Program.
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