Rokita also cosponsored H.R. 1259, the Death Tax Repeal Permanency Act, to eliminate the estate tax, and voted in support of H.R. 8, the Job Protection and Recession Prevention Act, to extend for one year the top 15 percent capital gains tax rate for all taxpayers. In addition, he is a cosponsor of H.R. 6156, to grant Permanent Normal Trade Relations for Russia and improve the ability of U.S. farmers and ranchers to sell into the Russian market.