Tax and Appropriations

Hoyer Discusses President Trump's Budget Proposal on CNBC's Power Lunch

For Immediate Release:

May 23, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer Discusses President Trump's Budget Proposal on CNBC's Power Lunch

It's not real. And frankly, my first thoughts were mirrored by almost every Republican who made a comment on the budget, this is not a real document, it is not a real offer, it's not a starting point.

Hoyer Statement on President Trump's Fiscal Year 2018 Budget

HOYER: TRUMP’S BUDGET IS A LITANY OF BROKEN PROMISES, MAKES CLEAR THAT HE IS NOT FIGHTING FOR WORKING AMERICANS

For Immediate Release:

May 23, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Morning Round Up: 'Budget Hits His Own Voters the Hardest' Edition

Another day, another #BrokenPromise from President Trump. In fact, his budget breaks a lot of promises he made to the American people – most importantly, the promise that he is fighting for them. Instead, they get a budget that harms working Americans in order to give a huge tax cut to the wealthiest. Here is a look at the coverage so far:  

Politico: Trump's budget hits his own voters hardest

GOP Quote of the Day: You Can't Pass These Budgets

Today’s GOP quote of the day comes from Rep. Mike Simpson (R-ID), who slammed the Trump Administration’s budget for the draconian cuts it’s expected to make. From Politico:

"This is Mulvaney's budget… Like I want to go home after having voting [sic] against Meals on Wheels and say, 'Oh it's a bad program, keeping seniors alive.' There's just some of the stuff in here that doesn't make any sense. ... Frankly, you can't pass these budgets on the floor."

Republicans Face Backlash Over TrumpCare, Democrats Continue to Call for an Independent Commission on Russia

For Immediate Release:

May 19, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer Remarks at Press Conference Calling on Republicans to Raise the Fiscal Year 2018 Spending Caps

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May 18, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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The American People Will Not Forget House Republicans’ TrumpCare Vote

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May 5, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

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Hoyer Floor Remarks on Government Funding Bill

Thank you very much. I am pleased to rise in support of this legislation.

Hoyer: This is How The Congress Ought to Work

For Immediate Release:

May 3, 2017

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Mariel Saez 202-225-3130

Office of the Democratic Whip Steny H.<div class=###