Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom MacArthur released the following statement in support of the one month spending bill:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur introduced the Transparency for Taxpayers Act. This bill directs the IRS to make an online tool available to individual filers by April 1, 2018 that will enable people to see the impact of the new tax law at the same time that they file their taxes under the current code.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Tom MacArthur spoke directly with Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke about the Department of the Interior’s Draft Proposed Plan and expressed his opposition to oil drilling off of New Jersey’s coast.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur announced that his bill, The Disaster Assistance Fairness and Accountability Act of 2017 was included in the hurricane supplemental bill and passed the House with bipartisan support.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur urged Governor-Elect Phil Murphy to call on New Jersey’s Democratic Members of Congress to fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
WASHINGTON –Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur released the following statement after The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed the House:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman MacArthur urged Congress to protect and expand the educator expense deduction to $500 from $250. Under current law, educators can receive a deduction for supplies they purchase for the benefit of their students, instead of paying out-of-pocket.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman MacArthur urged House and Senate Leadership to restore the medical expense deduction in the tax reform legislation on behalf of the over 140,000 seniors who live in New Jersey’s Third Congressional District.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom MacArthur sent the below letter to Governor-Elect Phil Murphy and Senators Menendez and Booker, after their continued partisan attacks.
December 11, 2017
Dear Governor-Elect Murphy, Senator Menendez, and Senator Booker,
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Republican Chairman of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force Congressman Tom MacArthur (R-NJ) and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (D-CT) introduced the College Loan Deferment for Recovery Act.