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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

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

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