As a small business owner I understand that the risks of running a business. Today the risks are greater than ever before. The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act is a perfect example of how bad policies in Washington have trickled down from the president’s pen to local job creators who had nothing to do with the financial crisis.
Jumpstart America: My tax reform plan, with a business perspectiveThe United States tax code has not been overhauled since 1986. The policies that may have worked for us almost 30 years ago just don't work the same today. In the ever increasing global economy in which we now live, the United States has one of the highest corporate tax rates in the world, leaving American companies wanting to do business elsewhere. Despite the false hope we hear from President Obama, labor participation is at its lowest rate since Jimmy Carter was president. We're in dire need of a real jumpstart to our economy. No more false hope, no more artificial stimulus, no more temporary band-aids. Click on the video to learn more about my tax reform proposal, Jumpstart America.
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AUSTIN, TEXAS – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas), a small business owner, joined Capital Tonight with Paul Brown on Time Warner Cable News Austin to discuss his seven bill tax reform plan, Jumpstart America: A business perspective on tax reform.
AUSTIN, TEXAS – During a constituent meeting at Grumps Burgers in Burleson this week, Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) presented a framed American flag to Operation Hero Guard – a group of armed citizens who have stood post at U.S. military recruiting offices in Johnson County after an attack on a U.S. military recruiting station in Chattanooga, Tenn.
AUSTIN, TEXAS – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas), a small business owner, joined Good Day Austin on Fox 7 Tuesday to discuss his seven bill tax reform plan, Jumpstart America: A business perspective on tax reform.
AUSTIN, TEXAS – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) joined KVUE Austin in studio Monday to discuss his seven bill tax reform plan, Jumpstart America, and the Iran deal.
“I’m one of the few people in Congress who still owns a business,” said Williams. “I need to do the right things that I think will turn America around, so let’s get the process going.”
AUSTIN, TEXAS – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) today met with the Austin Area Life Affirming Coalition board members and Austin Pregnancy Resource Center (APRC) staff to discuss women’s health issues and how to protect the sanctity of life.