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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

Made in America

September 12, 2017

America has the best workers in the world. I am certain of it because I get to meet with a lot of them and see their talent and skills firsthand. In the last month or so, I've visited factory after factory where they are proud to label many of their products "Made in America." These companies create tens of thousands of jobs by making things right here in the United States, but more and more, it seems like that is the exception, not the rule. Read More

A lot has changed since 1986

August 14, 2017

The last time we reformed the tax code was when I got my driver's license: 1986. The world has changed a lot since then, but the American tax system has not.  Think about it. Since 1986, the Internet was created and the global economy has become more global, but we continue to have an unfair tax code that ships jobs overseas and keeps the United States from being competitive with the rest of the world.  Read More

Let's Be More Civil

July 12, 2017

I think of our country as this beautiful idea. We call it the American idea—liberty, freedom, free enterprise, self-determination, government by consent of the governed—that’s the awesome thing we have here. We have stressed it, and we have stretched it, and our political dialogue has gotten worse. So what do we do about it? We control our own actions. Read More

Transformational Tax Reform in 2017

July 05, 2017

Tax reform is happening. Not next year or next Congress. It is happening now, in 2017. We're not talking about some rinky-dink, watered-down version of reform where the status quo basically remains as is. No, instead, imagine transformational tax reform that closes decades of loopholes, shakes up the IRS, and actually encourages businesses to stay and grow here in America. Read More

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