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Congressman Ron Kind

Representing the 3rd District of Wisconsin

Press Releases

July 11, 2017 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Ron Kind announced that representatives from his district offices will be available at open office hours in all 18 counties in Wisconsin’s Third Congressional District during July.

June 29, 2017 Press Release
Would Apply to Wisconsin Tribes

Today, Rep. Kind introduced a bill to allow Native American Tribes to be treated the same as state and local governments for federal tax purposes. Currently, there are confusing and at times restrictive tax rules imposed on tribes, which has resulted in unfair treatment.

 

June 27, 2017 Press Release
Bill encourages American manufacturers to continue to make goods and create jobs in America

U.S. Rep. Ron Kind introduced the bipartisan Invent and Manufacture in America Act, which will increase the Research & Development Tax Credit Wisconsin manufacturers receive to innovate and create more jobs.

June 21, 2017 Press Release
Encourages them to see first-hand how unfair trade practices are impacting Wisconsin Farmers
U.S. Rep. Ron Kind sent a letter to USDA Secretary Perdue and USTR Ambassador Lighthizer encouraging them to visit with dairy farmers in Wisconsin’s Third Congressional District.
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June 16, 2017 Press Release
Bill would extend the Perkins Loan Program for 2 years for currently enrolled students

US Rep. Ron Kind cosponsored the bipartisan bill, H.R.

June 15, 2017 Press Release
Comes as Rep. Kind, his family, and Wisconsinites celebrate June Dairy Days

U.S. Rep. Ron Kind unveiled a plan to preserve the future of Wisconsin dairy. Rep. Kind’s comprehensive plan works to fix some of the problems that he has been hearing about from Wisconsin dairy farmers as he has been visiting farms for June Dairy Days.

June 14, 2017 Press Release

A gunman opened fire at a baseball practice for the Republican Congressional baseball team. Below is Rep. Kind’s statement:

June 13, 2017 Press Release
Another step in Rep. Kind’s effort to make sure the problems at Tomah VA never happen again

U.S. Rep. Ron Kind voted for the bipartisan Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act. The bill takes action to implement needed changes at the VA, including providing more protection for whistleblowers and holding employees with poor performance accountable. 

June 12, 2017 Press Release

U.S. Rep. Ron Kind announced that the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) a $899,993 Smart Manufacturing and Resources for Transforming the Future (SMART Future) grant. The grant will help CVTC prepare rural Wisconsin high school students for careers in high-growth fields like manufacturing and information technology.

June 9, 2017 Press Release

U.S. Rep Ron Kind (WI-3) announced today that his office is now accepting applications from individuals interested in attending one of our nation’s service academies. Students must submit their applications by Friday, October 20, 2017.

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