Main Street Caucus

Main Street Caucus Press Release on Biden Budget

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Main Street Caucus Decries Biden’s Busted Budget March 31st, 2022 | Press Release For more information, contact Nick Raineri (765) 409-9287 WASHINGTON, D.C. - Members of the Main Street Caucus today decried the release of President Biden’s busted plan of a budget. This comes at a time of incredibly high inflation, rising oil and natural gas prices, and rising home and rent costs, causing most fam...

Inflation reaches 40 year high, strangling Main Street Consumers and Businesses

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U.S. inflation accelerated to a 7.5% annual rate in January, reaching a four-decade high as strong consumer demand and pandemic-related supply constraints kept pushing up prices. The Labor Department on Thursday said the consumer-price index—which measures what consumers pay for goods and services—was last month at its highest level since February 1982, when compared with January a year ago, and h...

BACON, BOST, STAUBER CO-LEAD MAIN STREET CAUCUS FOR 117th CONGRESS

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Washington, DC – Representatives Don Bacon (NE-02), Mike Bost (IL-12), and Pete Stauber (MN-08) today announced they will serve as co-chairs of the Republican Main Street Caucus during the 117th Congress. Main Street is a group comprised of 60 Republican members who are dedicated to strong, conservative principles related to economic, business, environmental, and national security policy, and beli...

Editorial: Small-business recovery is a vital need for Nebraska

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Congressional negotiators have finally reached agreement on a new round of aid to households and businesses hit hard by the COVID crisis. That badly needed assistance, totaling $900 billion, can address a host of needs across the nation and in the Midlands. In Nebraska, one of the most crucial is helping small businesses get through the next few months. [...] This downturn raises major concern fo...