Nobody knows more than the people of New Jersey the pressure that high taxes can put on a family, small business or senior on a fixed income. After decades of tax, spend and borrow policies foisted upon us by Trenton politicians from both parties, we live in the highest taxed state in America. People are voting with their feet and moving to lower tax states, draining New Jersey of future teac
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur sent a letter to Governor-Elect Phil Murphy inviting him to a substantive discussion on tax policy, after the Governor-Elect questioned the Congressman’s efforts to provide tax relief for New Jerseyans.
The full text of the letter is below:
Dear Governor-Elect Murphy,
WASHINGTON –Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur voted in favor of The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which is the first meaningful overhaul of America’s tax code in 31 years. He specifically discussed his successful efforts to restore the deductibility of property taxes, which led to a compromise that benefits all property owners in South Jersey.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman MacArthur released the following statement after the House voted to the pass the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) reform package:
Washington, D.C. – Congressman MacArthur today applauded the final passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2018:
Washington D.C. – Congressman MacArthur today urged the Director of the Census Bureau to provide their reasoning for not including demographic questions on sexual orientation and gender identity in the upcoming census and to reconsider that decision.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman MacArthur applauded the introduction of The Fairness for Korean DMZ Veterans Act in the Senate by Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS).
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Republican Chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, Rep. Tom MacArthur released the following statement after President Trump declared the opioid epidemic a public health emergency:
WASHINGTON, D.C. –Republican Chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, Rep. Tom MacArthur (R-N.J.), Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.), and Democrat Chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, Rep. Annie Kuster (D-N.H.) introduced the Opioid Addiction and Prevention Act of 2017, legislation to limit initial post-acute care opioid prescribing to ten days.