But Noem added that while the tax package “would be a good first step, this alone won’t eliminate the job-killing uncertainty hanging over our employers and entrepreneurs.” The South Dakota Republican said: “We need to focus on cutting spending and reducing the size of government. The American people want us to stop spending dollars we don’t have.”
In addition, Noem said, “We also need to repeal the job-killing health care law.”
She concluded that “Hard work lies ahead, but those of us in this new class of representatives have come face to face with the people’s frustration and we are committed to making sure Washington humbles itself and starts making good decisions.”
Terri Henderson, 6, center, whose mother is El Salvador, attends a rally with members of Congress at Union Station's Columbus Circle to announce the Restore Opportunity, Strengthen, and Improve the Economy (ROSIE) Act on July 29, 2014. The legislation provides incentives for government contractors to pay a living wage and other benefits that would help low-income workers.