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A Level Playing Field

October 19, 2017

We need to get tax rates down so American businesses can compete with the rest of the world.  Here's what I mean. The average tax rate on businesses around the world is 22.5 percent. But here in America, job creators pay between 35-45 percent. That's crazy, and it makes it really hard for small businesses to grow and hire new workers. Read More

On a Mission for the Middle Class

October 16, 2017

Speaker Ryan likes tax reform. A lot. But for him, it's not just about the spreadsheets and data crunching. It's about making a real difference in the lives of middle-class Americans. That's the whole purpose of tax reform. Read More

It's complicated.

October 10, 2017

America's tax code is just so complicated. We are going to simplify it by closing the loopholes and lowering your taxes. After all, it is your money; you should be able to keep more of it. Read More

On The Road Again

October 06, 2017

Today is National Manufacturing Day—and that gives me the opportunity to talk about two of my favorite things: Wisconsin and tax reform.   Read More

Constitution Day

September 17, 2017

The United States is the oldest democracy in the world, and its endurance is a testament to our Constitution. It has endured the test of time, and if we want to continue to be a free society, we must rededicate ourselves to the principles it protects—individual liberty, personal freedom, and Read More

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