A conference call with Congressman Tom Reed (R-Corning, NY 23) and regional media representatives. Held Monday afternoon, Feb. 27, 2017. This week Reed discussed several items, including:
- Update on effort to repeal and replace Affordable Care Act;
- His expectations for President Trump’s congressional address, scheduled for Feb. 28;
- Thoughts on the so-called “Scrub Act,” which is a proposal to change the way federal agencies make and review regulations;
- Calls by the Trump Administration for officials to refute claims that the Trump campaign was in communication with Russian officials prior to the election.