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  • Wittman Votes in Favor of Historic Tax Reform
    Posted in Press Releases on December 19, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Wittman Votes in Favor of Historic Tax Reform WASHINGTON – Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-1) released the following statement after voting in favor of the Conference Report to accompany H.R. 1, The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “Today we made history. After 31 years of a bulky, broken tax code, we have passed a reform plan that means fairer taxes, bigger paychecks, and more jobs for my constituents. This pro-family, pro-growth plan for tax reform was inspired by hardworking men and women across the count... Read more

  • Poll: What provisions do you want to see in tax reform?
    Posted in Press Releases on December 14, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Friend- In the last few weeks, the House and Senate both passed historic tax reform legislation. I believe we have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to simplify our tax code and provide relief for working-class families and Main Street job creators across the country. The framework is simple: lower rates and close special-interest loopholes so Americans keep more of their hard-earned money and our economy gets the boost it needs. Now, as part of the process to iron out the specific policy diffe... Read more

  • Weekly Update: Give Thanks
    Posted in Weekly Updates on November 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense, Health Care, Taxes & Economy, Environment, Education

    Weekly Update: Give Thanks By Rob Wittman November 23, 2017 We have a tradition in my family on Thanksgiving. We all sit down at the table, and before we start eating the beautifully prepared feast, we go around and say what we are thankful for. Well this year, I wanted to do the same thing for work as I do for family; look back through 2017 to think about what I am most thankful for. As I reflected on this year, I thought about all that we have accomplished. From the outset of 2017, I made it a... Read more

  • Poll: Relief By Christmas
    Posted in Press Releases on November 20, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Friend- There is one thing that members of both parties can agree on: our tax code is a mess. Small business owners and families across America are burdened by the cost of and time spent complying with our overwhelming tax code each year. That’s why the House passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) last week. It will deliver much-needed tax relief to families, help our workers and job creators compete and win here at home and around the world, and make the tax code simpler and fairer for all A... Read more

  • Weekly Update: One Step Closer to Tax Relief
    Posted in Weekly Updates on November 20, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Weekly Update: One Step Closer to Tax Relief By Rob Wittman November 18, 2017 The House has done its part, and completed the first step towards keeping our promise to the Nation. Since America’s founding, the First District of Virginia, my home, has been a stronghold for hardworking men and women who work hard, raise their families, and help shape what we now consider the American Dream. Each day Congress is in session I commute from Washington back to Montross, Virginia, and I hear from people ... Read more

  • How the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will impact VA-01
    Posted in Press Releases on November 16, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Friend- This week the House is on the verge of passing historic tax relief for the first time in decades! Our tax code is far too complex and burdensome, and the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is Congress’ solution. It will deliver much-needed tax relief to families, help our job creators compete and win here at home and around the world, and make the tax code simpler and fairer for all Americans. It will fuel economic growth – leading to more jobs, fairer taxes, and bigger paychecks for Virginians. Here... Read more

  • Wittman Votes for Tax Relief
    Posted in Press Releases on November 16, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Wittman Votes for Tax Relief WASHINGTON – Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-1) released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 1, The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “This is our window of opportunity; our once-in-a-generation opportunity to pass real reform for the American people. I was proud to cast my vote in favor of a plan that means bigger paychecks, fairer taxes, and more jobs for my constituents. This pro-family, pro-growth plan for tax reform was inspired by hardworking men and women ... Read more

  • Tax Relief: A Charge and Response
    Posted in Press Releases on November 13, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Friend- Our current tax system is broken and we in Congress finally have the opportunity to help American families. I have been all across the First District of Virginia hearing stories from families, farmers, and small business owners about how our tax code is too confusing and extremely expensive. Last week, the Ways and Means Committee introduced a tax relief bill called the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is Congress’ answer to the American people. It will deliver much-neede... Read more

  • Tax Reform: What they're saying
    Posted in Press Releases on November 9, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Friend- This is a historic time for Americans. We are on the verge of reforming our far too outdated and complex tax code for the first time in decades. As I’ve been all across our district, I hear from small business owners and families burdened by the cost of and time spent complying with our overwhelming tax code each year. Last week, the House Ways and Means Committee released the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. This tax reform legislation provides relief for working-class Americans, allowing them to... Read more

  • Wittman Statement on Tax Reform Proposal
    Posted in Press Releases on November 2, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Taxes & Economy

    Wittman Statement on Tax Reform Proposal WASHINGTON - Congressman Rob Wittman (VA-1) released the following statement in response to the introduction of the tax reform proposal released by the House Committee on Ways and Means: “Throughout this tax reform process, I am committed to making sure we help our small businesses and working-class families. It is time for Congress to deliver a tax reform plan that will give our economy the boost it so desperately needs. This proposal simplifies our bro... Read more

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