Today, Congressman Kerry Bentivolio announced that he cosponsored the Keep the IRS Off Your Health Care Act and the Prevent IRS Overreach Act.
Today, Congressman Kerry Bentivolio issued the following statement after the recent news report that the Department of Justice obtained phone records of Associated Press reporters:
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Kerry Bentivolio introduced the Read the Bills Act of 2013. This legislation makes important changes to the way Congress does business by giving ample time to review legislation before it is voted on, requiring that all votes on passage be taken by roll call, and by providing that legislation shows in context how it modifies existing law.
“As families and businesses file their taxes today, we are reminded of the burden that our overly complex tax code places on American households. This year hardworking taxpayers have spent too many hours and dollars to comply with the over 74,000 pages of tax code. The need for common-sense tax reform couldn’t be clearer.
As the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have been winding down, we have welcomed roughly 100,000 veterans back to our communities. Unfortunately, these brave men and women are returning to a stagnant economy. An American hero who participated in the raid against Osama bin Laden recently talked about the difficulties many soldiers face as they transition back to ordinary life.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Kerry Bentivolio announced the opening of the 11th District Mobile Office. The Mobile Office will tour the 11th District from Tuesday, March 19th to Friday, March 22nd to introduce constituents to the federal services that are available to them.
WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congressman Kerry Bentivolio introduced the Support Democracy in Egypt Act. The bill temporarily suspends any further delivery of F-16 planes and Abrams tanks to Egypt until further review to ensure that they are promoting democracy and stability in their region.
Congressman Kerry Bentivolio (MI-11) will be holding a Grand Opening of his district office in Commerce, MI on Saturday, March 9th. This is a great opportunity for constituents to learn more about the services offered by Congressman Bentivolio’s office, including help with veteran’s issues and Social Security/Medicare, and assistance with the Internal Revenue Service.
WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday, Congress unveiled a statue in honor of civil rights leader Rosa Parks. Congressman Bentivolio joined the Michigan congressional delegation for a photo in front of the statue. He released the following statement:
Congressman Bentivolio has been appointed to House Committee on Small Business in Washington D.C., and would like to invite you to participate in a Small Business Round table with the congressman. The purpose of this event is for businesses from the district to inform the congressman about issues affecting our small business community and share ideas with other business owners.
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