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September 3, 2019 Press Release

Las Vegas, NV — On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) will join Congresswomen Dina Titus (NV-01) and Susie Lee (NV-03) for a press conference to celebrate Labor Day and the successes of the Democratic majority in the House of Representatives, highlighting their accomplishments in passing legislation to benefit working Americans and their families. 

Thus far in 2019, the Democratic majority in the House of Representatives have made progress on their promises to American working families, including the passage of:

July 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) voted on and helped pass the Middle-Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act (H.R. 748), which would eliminate a 40 percent tax on high-premium employer-sponsored health care coverage. Congressman Horsford has long opposed this so-called “Cadillac Tax,” and supports its repeal as a way to improve upon the Affordable Care Act, which 

July 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) stood in support of the Middle-Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act (H.R. 748), which would eliminate a 40 percent tax on high-premium employer-sponsored health care coverage.

July 10, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. -  Today, the House Ways and Means Committee took up discussion of H.R. 397, The Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act, also known as the Butch Lewis Act. This bill would serve as an important backstop to ensure that retirees do not have their pensions taken from them.

June 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) joined Representatives Cedric Richmond (D-LA), Anthony Gonzalez (R-OH), Andy Levin (D-MI), John Katko (R-NY) and Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) to introduce a new bipartisan bill, the Jumpstart Our Business by Supporting Students (JOBS) Act in the House of Representatives. 

June 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - On Thursday, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) voted on four historic pieces of tax legislation in the House Ways and Means Committee. For the first time in a decade, the committee passed a package of bills that provide much-needed tax relief to working adults with low incomes, families struggling to afford child care while they work, and for LGBTQ+ Americans who deserve equal treatment under the U.S. Tax Code. 

June 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - On Wednesday, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) introduced the Health Providers Training Act of 2019 to address the nationwide shortage of healthcare professionals. 

 

June 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) voted to pass a Fiscal Year 2020 spending bill that secures robust funding for numerous priorities of Nevada’s 4th District and communities across Nevada.

 

June 19, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - On Wednesday, Congressman Steven Horsford (NV-04) introduced the Health Providers Training Act of 2019 to address the nationwide shortage of healthcare professionals.

May 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC - On Thursday, May 16, Congressman Horsford introduced legislation to fix a provision in the harmful Republican tax law, which raised the tax rate for scholarship and fellowship recipients up to 37 percent.