Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives unveiled its tax reform framework. The Economic Innovation Group (EIG) released the following statement:

“Tax reform presents a critical opportunity to address the lack of economic growth and opportunity in America’s distressed communities. Tens of millions of Americans live in parts of the country that have seen no meaningful recovery from the Great Recession. Ensuring that the benefits of economic growth reach more Americans should be a fundamental priority of Congressional leaders as they pursue this once-in-a-generation chance to overhaul the U.S. tax code. EIG looks forward to continuing to work with leaders in the House and Senate to ensure that innovative new ideas like the bipartisan ‘Investing in Opportunity Act’ are included in the final package.”

The Investing in Opportunity Act is a new policy designed to create jobs and restore opportunity to struggling communities. Visit this page to learn more.

About the Economic Innovation Group (EIG)

The Economic Innovation Group (EIG) is an ideas laboratory and advocacy organization whose mission is to advance solutions that empower entrepreneurs and investors to forge a more dynamic American economy. Headquartered in Washington, D.C. and led by an experienced, bipartisan team, EIG convenes leading experts from the public and private sectors, develops original policy research, and works to advance creative legislative proposals that will bring new jobs, investment, and economic growth to communities across the nation. For more information, visit eig.org.  

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