Report Helps Define Scope of a Bipartisan Infrastructure Agreement
WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Friday, April 23, 2021, the Problem Solvers Caucus released a new report of bipartisan policy recommendations to build a strong, successful 21st Century infrastructure network for America.
April 1, 2021 Press Release
Today, the Problem Solvers Caucus’s sent a letter to President Biden, Secretary Buttigieg, Speaker Pelosi, and Leaders Schumer, McCarthy, and McConnell calling on them to promote a bipartisan path forward on infrastructure for America.
March 29, 2021 Press Release
Allow for Open Debate, Committee Hearings, & Amendments to Legislation, Key to Bipartisan Legislating on Critical Issues
The Problem Solvers Caucus urged Congressional leadership to return to regular order in the House, allowing for open debate on the House floor, committee hearings, and amendments. In a letter officially endorsed by the 58-Member bipartisan Caucus, including 29 Democrats and 29 Republicans, the group called for adhering to a deliberative and open process that will produce legislation through committee hearings, markups, and floor amendments. Given the narrowly divided U.S. House and Senate, a more open, deliberative process is key to getting more legislation from Congress to the President’s desk.
March 17, 2021 Press Release
Members Welcome a Discussion with White House on Priorities and Key Areas to Work Together
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Problem Solvers Caucus Co-Chairs Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) and Tom Reed (NY-23) sent a letter to President Joe Biden, delivering the Caucus's bipartisan priority agenda for the 117th Congress. They explained how Problem Solvers Caucus members welcome a constructive discussion with the President regarding key opportunities for bipartisan cooperation and solutions.
Package Draws Significant Bipartisan Support, Shares Similarities With Relevant Sections of Both the Administration & Other Negotiations
The 56 member House Problem Solvers Caucus called for an immediate vote on the $160 billion “Defeating COVID-19” vaccine distribution package, as the broader bipartisan talks and reconciliation process continues. The plan was formally endorsed by the Caucus.
January 28, 2021 Press Release
The Problem Solvers Caucus unveiled its key priorities agenda for the 117th Congress. The eleven areas are issues in which the 56-member Caucus, evenly split between Democrats and Republicans, see a real opportunity for bipartisan lawmaking.
"Today, members of the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus had a productive meeting and constructive conversation with White House National Economic Council Director Brian Deese to discuss the next COVID-19 relief package."
January 22, 2021 Press Release
The Problem Solvers Caucus announced its members for the 117th Congress, including sixteen new members, bringing the Caucus’ total membership to 28 Democrats and 28 Republicans.
"Today, the Problem Solvers Caucus congratulates Joe Biden on being sworn in as our 46th President. Our nation is at a critical juncture: after an horrific assault on our Capitol, a raging pandemic, and families and small businesses hurting, millions of Americans are looking for our country to come together...
A bipartisan, bicameral group led by the Problem Solvers Caucus Co-Chairs Representatives Tom Reed (R-NY-23) and Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ-5), along with three U.S. Senators, released the following letter, signed by 38 members of the Senate and House, urging the President to address the nation and unequivocally denounce domestic terrorism and urge anyone considering mobilizing to threaten democratic institutions to stay home.