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Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jim Banks (IN-03) today made the following statement following the passage of tax reform legislation in the Senate:
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jim Banks (IN-03) today urged his colleagues to take swift action to permanently repeal the federal tax on medical devices, which is set to go back into effect one month from today on January 1, 2018.
November 27, 2017
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jim Banks today called on Congress to take several steps to prevent and respond to sexual harassment on Capitol Hill.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jim Banks (IN-03) today, along with seventeen other freshman members of Congress, led a bipartisan letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan (WI-01) urging consideration of a bill to permanently repeal the medical device tax.
“Repealing the medical device tax is too important to our constituents and small businesses not to act immediately,” the congressmen said in the letter.
The full text of the letter:
January 31, 2017
The Honorable Paul Ryan
Speaker of the House
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Jim Banks (IN-03) has been named to the steering committee for the Republican Study Committee (RSC), the leading caucus of conservative Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives.
“I am honored to have been named to the steering committee of the Republican Study Committee,” Banks said. “In this role, I look forward to fighting for conservative solutions to the biggest challenges our nation faces. I am excited to dive in and get to work.”
Washington, D.C. - Tonight Congressman Jim Banks (IN-03) voted for the H.R. 26, the REINS Act, legislation that would require all new major federal rules to be approved by both Congress and the president.