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.
The behavior we witnessed in the U.S. Capitol is entirely un-American. This was not a peaceful protest – this was an insurrection.
January 6, 2021 Press Release
Today, Wednesday, January 6, 2021, the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus released the following principles on election security and the electoral college. The statement illustrates that proud Republicans and proud Democrats share the same basic, commonsense values regarding our democratic system.
January 4, 2021 Press Release
The Problem Solvers Caucus Co-Chairs Tom Reed (NY-23) and Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) released the following statements regarding the rules package for the 117th Congress, building on the reforms made by the Problem Solvers to the House rules last Congress.
"It’s an understatement to say that, after a long journey, we are relieved for the American people that the bipartisan emergency COVID-19 relief package has been signed into law. Help will finally get to millions of struggling American families, small businesses, and communities. We are proud of the critical role that the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus played, working alongside our Senate partners, to help make this possible."
“Mr. President, we are asking you to please sign the emergency relief bill. This act will show your support for the American people who are in need of emergency lifelines like food, shelter, unemployment benefits and small business relief during these challenging times.