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Congressman Richard Neal

Representing the 1st District of Massachusetts


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May 17, 2017 In The News

Although the White House and congressional leaders have pledged to overhaul the tax system, U.S. Rep. Richard Neal recently raised concerns that continued focus on President Donald Trump's alleged ties to Russian meddling in the 2016 election could put that and other legislative priorities on the back burner.

May 17, 2017 In The News

By Michael Levenson Globe Staff  May 17, 2017

The allegations that President Trump tried to stop the probe into his campaign’s ties to Russia have made it even harder for Congress to consider a comprehensive overhaul of the US tax code, the ranking Democrat on the powerful House Ways and Means Committee said Wednesday.

April 26, 2017 In The News

President Trump on Wednesday reveals his plan to overhaul the tax code, and it's expected to include some big rate cuts.

April 25, 2017 In The News

Washington — Massachusetts’ political heavyweights and environmental groups are not giving up on the Otis State Forest without a fight.

April 7, 2017 In The News

WGBH (BOSTON) - Rep. Richard Neal called for congressional approval before more military intervention in Syria during an appearance on Boston Public Radio today.

April 1, 2017 In The News

With the White House turning its attention to tax system overhauls, U.S. Rep. Richard Neal, D-Springfield, said he will push President Donald Trump's administration to ensure that any such changes benefit all Americans -- not just those at the top.

March 24, 2017 In The News

Friday, March 24, 2017

Members of Congress from Massachusetts have made their voices heard concerning the Republican Obamacare replacement plan, and, faced with a lack of support, House Speaker Paul Ryan pulled the repeal bill from the House floor on Friday, just before a scheduled vote.

March 17, 2017 In The News

Page 5 of President Donald Trump's budget this week paused to flag "highlights" in the plan.

For arts advocates in Massachusetts, and for U.S. Rep. Richard Neal, D-Springfield, what stood out were lows: Scuppering a slew of programs and agencies to offset a $54 billion increase in military spending.

March 13, 2017 In The News

Stories emanating from the Washington press corps recently suggest that Congressman Richard E. Neal may just be centrist enough to have some influence on the Republican budget and tax agenda.

March 13, 2017 In The News

Ireland INC, a private sector platform that aims to advance economic development between Ireland and its closest trading partners, hosted the seventh annual Ireland Day at the New York Stock Exchange today.