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Huizenga Statement on the Passing of Former Congressman John Dingell

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Tonight, Congressman Bill Huizenga released the following statement after learning of the passing of former Michigan Congressman John Dingell. ‪I am deeply saddened to learn of John Dingell’s passing. John was a fierce advocate for Michigan and a titan of the House who worked with a servant’s heart. While there were areas where we disagreed I had no doubt that John’s passion and positions were wel... Read more »

Huizenga Statement on President Trump's State of the Union

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This evening, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) released the following statement regarding President Trump's State of the Union Address: "Tonight, the President gave a strong address outlining the strength of our economy, the need to secure our southern border, and promote a national culture that defends the unborn and respects life. I believe the President also laid out several areas where bipart... Read more »

Huizenga op-ed: Tax reform works for Michigan

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Next week, our country honors the men and women who work hard every day to provide for their families and get the job done. Also, across the state, families are sending students back to school to pursue another year of education that will help them develop the knowledge and skills needed to secure a job following graduation. That’s why we have supported legislation that lets hardworking Michigande... Read more »

Huizenga Introduces Pine Rest Supported Legislation to Improve Access to Mental Health Care, Expand Opioid Addiction Treatment, and Address Cost Challenges with At-Risk Care

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Today, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) introduced H.R. 6343, the INPATIENT (Increasing National Patient Access to Improved Effective Necessary Mental Health Treatment) Act of 2018. This legislation, crafted in consultation with Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services, modernizes treatment available for Medicare and Medicaid patients to help individuals with urgent mental health care needs, th... Read more »

Huizenga Statement on the Nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court

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This evening, Congressman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) released the following statement after President Trump nominated Federal Appeals Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. "Judge Kavanaugh is a highly accomplished jurist who has a strong track record of interpreting the Constitution as written, enforcing the separation of powers, and defending the individual liberties of American citiz... Read more »

Retailer with Over 30 West Michigan Locations Announces Tax Reform Benefits For Employees

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Yesterday, Dollar Tree announced it was investing $100 million in tax reform savings to raise wages, boost hours, enhance training, establish paid maternity leave, and increase contributions to retirement plans. Currently, Dollar Tree has over 30 West Michigan locations including: Grand Haven, Grandville, Holland, Jenison, Kentwood, Ludington, Muskegon, Norton Shores, Walker, and Wyoming. This is ... Read more »

Children's Clothing Retailer giving bonuses, boosting retirement funds

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Note: Carter's has locations across West Michigan in Holland, Walker, Grandville, and Byron Center. Tax reform payday: Kid's clothing giant Carter's giving bonuses, boosting retirement funds By David Allison – Editor, Atlanta Business Chronicle February 27, 2018 http://bit.ly/2F8YOqJ Children's clothing giant Carter's Inc. (NYSE: CRI) said Tuesday that thanks to "the significant and unexpected ben... Read more »

Huizenga Statement on President Trump’s State of the Union Address

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This evening, Congressman Huizenga (MI-02) released the following statement on President Trump’s State of the Union Address: “Millions of middle class Americans are already seeing the tangible benefits from tax and regulatory reform. Bigger paychecks, better wages, stronger benefit packages, and increased retirement savings for hardworking taxpayers should be celebrated by all. Instead of jobs lea... Read more »

Huizenga Votes to Fund Military, Help Low-Income Children, Keep Government Open

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Tonight, the House passed and Congressman Huizenga supported legislation to keep the government open, prevent cuts to our military, and fund the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). This legislation now goes to the Senate. "This evening, the House took the responsible step to keep the government open, support our men and women in uniform, and help low income children by funding CHIP for six... Read more »

Promise Kept: Tax Cuts For Middle Class Families and West Michigan Job Creators

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Last week, Congress delivered on an important promise with a once in a generation vote to enact tax reform. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act overhauls our tax code for the first time in three decades by cutting taxes for hardworking taxpayers, small businesses and West Michigan companies. This legislation delivers tax relief for West Michigan by lowering rates, nearly doubling the standard deduction to ... Read more »

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