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.”
Following the speeches from elected officials, the crowd stands at long tables as they dig into BBQ, brunswick stew, cadillac rice at the Law Enforcement Cookout at Wayne Dasher's pond house in Glennville, Ga., on Thursday, April 17, 2014.