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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This is why people are so tired of politics. A laughable "charge" has been brought on by an editor of a publication backed by billionaire liberal George Soros.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) today released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act – a measure that will block Syrian and Iraqi refugees from entering the United States until top U.S. security officials confirm those individuals are not a threat.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Roger Williams (R-Texas) today announced he is working on legislation that would disapprove of President Barack Obama’s plan to admit 10,000 Syrian refugees to the United States and immediately eliminate current federal funding for such programs.
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Reading the headlines, you would think that in Washington bipartisanship is the litmus test for determining what is “good” legislation.