Tom Reed for Congress

Meet Tom

Tom Reed

Tom is one of 12 children raised by Tom and Betty Barr Reed – both long-term residents of the city of Corning, NY. Tom’s father was a veteran of both World War II and the Korean War. “In our family, the military ethics of honor, integrity and commitment to our nation are not just terms or concepts to be thrown around haphazardly,” Tom says. “They are beliefs to be held sacred and always respected.” Tom’s father died when Tom was only two years old and his mother raised the youngest six of her children on Social Security and military death benefit checks.

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