Recently Added 2018-06-29T19:49:26+00:00

Recently Added Bills Where Jason Lewis Voted Against Progressive Values.

 

  • H. R. 6760, Protecting Family and Small Business Tax Cuts Act of 2018. - This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to make permanent several tax provisions that were enacted in 2017 and are scheduled to expire at the end of 2025. The bill makes permanent provisions that: reduce individual tax rates, modify the taxation of the unearned income of children, allow a deduction for qualified business income of […]
  • H. R. 6691, Community Safety and Security Act of 2018. - This bill amends title 18, United States Code, to clarify the definition of “crime of violence”, and for other purposes. NOTE: Two of the 3 DFL Reps present for the roll call voted opposite Jason Lewis, as did 146 other Dems in the House. We therefore regard Lewis’s vote as being against progressive values. (Minnesota Representatives Walz and […]
  • H. R. 6311, To amend Internal Revenue Code and Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. - This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to modify the definition of qualified health plan for purposes of the health insurance premium tax credit and to allow individuals purchasing health insurance in the individual market to purchase a lower premium copper plan. NOTE: Two of the 3 […]
  • H.R. 6147, Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2019 - This comprehensive bill “Provides appropriations to Interior for [non-Departmental Offices]…; Interior for Departmental Offices…; Interior for Department-Wide Programs…; the EPA; the Department of Agriculture for the Forest Service; the Department of Health and Human Services…; other related agencies… [and] Sets forth requirements and restrictions for using funds provided by this and other appropriations Acts.” Why This […]
  • H. Con. Res. 119, Congress expressing that a carbon tax would be detrimental to U. S. economy. - This resolution expresses the sense of Congress that a carbon tax would be detrimental to American families and businesses and is not in the best interest of the United States. Why This Bill Is Against Our Values: “H.Con.Res. 119 is not an anti-carbon tax bill but is, in fact, an anti-climate action bill. Simply put, […]