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Washington, D.C. - U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) joined his Senate colleagues in reintroducing legislation to permanently repeal the federal estate tax, commonly known as the death tax. The Death Tax Repeal Act of 2019 would end the threat this tax poses to   family-run farms, ranches, and small businesses in the event of the owner’s death.
 
Joining Senator Rubio in cosponsoring this legislation are U.S. Senators John Thune (R-SD), Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Chuck Grassley (R-IA), Lamar Alexander (R-TN), John Barrasso (R-WY), Marsha Blackburn (R-TN), Roy Blunt (R-MO), John Boozman (R-AR), John Cornyn (R-TX), Tom Cotton (R-AR), Kevin Cramer (R-ND), Mike Crapo (R-ID), Ted Cruz (R-TX),  Steve Daines (R-MT), Joni Ernst (R-IA), Deb Fischer (R-NE), Cory Gardner (R-CO), John Hoeven (R-ND), Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS), James Inhofe (R-OK), Johnny Isakson (R-GA), John Kennedy (R-LA), Jerry Moran (R-KS), David Perdue (R-GA), Jim Risch (R-ID), Pat Roberts (R-KS), Mike Rounds (R-SD), and Todd Young (R- IN).