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Jaime Herrera Beutler to Host Telephone Town Hall on February 21
February 12, 2018
U.S. Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler will be hosting a live telephone town hall on Wednesday, February 21 at 5:30pm Pacific Standard Time. All residents of Southwest Washington’s third congressional district are invited to join Jaime for a conversation about tax cuts, tolling and whatever else is on their mind. Southwest Washington residents can sign up to receive a call to join the telephone town hall by visiting this link and entering their contact information. They can also contact Jaime... More
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Jaime Herrera Beutler Helps Introduce Bill to Make Individual Tax Cuts Permanent
February 5, 2018
U.S. Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler helped introduce legislation last week to make the tax cuts signed into law in December permanent for individual taxpayers. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that became law and will help the average Southwest Washington family of four keep $2,385 more of what they earn is currently scheduled to provide tax relief to individuals through 2025. With this new legislation, that individual tax relief would not sunset. “We passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act last year to... More
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Jaime Herrera Beutler Joins Pacific Northwest Lawmakers in Opposing Oil Drilling Off Washington, Oregon Coast
February 2, 2018
Ahead of the Interior Department’s public meeting in Tacoma, Washington on February 5, Washington, Ranking Member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), led a bicameral, bipartisan group of 16 Pacific Northwest lawmakers in a letter to Secretary Zinke calling for the removal of the Washington/Oregon planning area from the National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program for 2019-2024. The bipartisan group of lawmakers wrote, “We write to expres... More
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Herrera Beutler, Reichert Send Letter to Administration Opposing Offshore Drilling Efforts Off Washington's Coast
January 18, 2018
Today, Representatives Dave Reichert (R-WA) and Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) took action in opposing the Administration’s proposal for new offshore oil and gas drilling and exploration off Washington’s coastline. “I am deeply concerned about the Administration’s continued push to allow new gas and oil drilling opportunities along our coasts,” Rep. Reichert said. “This moves America in the wrong direction and could lead to policies that create long-lasting harm to the Pacific Ocean and Washington... More
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Jaime Herrera Beutler Votes to Extend CHIP Funding for Six Years, Keep Government Open, Provide Relief from Health Care Taxes
January 18, 2018
Today, U.S. Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler voted to maintain federal funding and prevent a government shutdown, extend the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for six years, and provide Southwest Washington residents relief from taxes that would make health care more expensive. The bill now awaits Senate action. “While I would much prefer to be voting on a long-term funding solution, today I supported this bill to keep the government open that also includes a six-year extension of t... More
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