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June 12, 2017Press Item
It is already June, and Republicans in Congress have yet to even propose a budget resolution for the fiscal year starting in October.  
May 26, 2017Press Item
This week, President Trump released his budget for fiscal year 2018. His proposal makes draconian cuts to programs that help working Americans get ahead in order to pay for tax cuts for the wealthy. 
May 24, 2017Press Item
[Rep. Lee] says I looked at the budget. If you care about people and you look at this budget, you will tear up.
May 24, 2017Press Item
Yesterday, President Trump released a budget that is full of broken promises to the American people. 
May 24, 2017Press Item
Thank you Mr. Speaker. Yesterday President Trump laid out his budget request for next year.
May 23, 2017Press Item
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.
May 23, 2017Press Item
President Trump’s budget is a litany of broken promises to the American people
May 19, 2017Press Item
This week, Congress returned from a District Work Period during which constituents made their opinions on TrumpCare known to House Republicans. 
May 18, 2017Press Item
The Trump-Mulvaney budget is not real. It is a pre-text, and does not come to grips with the challenges confronting America. It is an ideological document, not a document that will ever be utilized. 
May 5, 2017Press Item
The House began the week on a bipartisan basis, with a majority of Democrats and Republicans coming together to support a bill to fund the government for the remainder of the fiscal year.
May 3, 2017Press Item
Thank you very much. I am pleased to rise in support of this legislation.
May 3, 2017Press Item
Joe, you took the words out of my mouth. I don't think it's what the Democrats or Republicans want, the process won. 
May 2, 2017Press Item
I am appalled that President Trump tweeted this morning that he wants the government to shut down. Funding our government is not a game, where one side wins and the other side loses.
April 28, 2017Press Item
Today, the House passed a bill to continue funding the government for an additional week while negotiations continue on a bill to fund the government for the remainder of the fiscal year. 
April 27, 2017Press Item
Nobody believes that the Democrats want to shut down the government, period. That's irrational. 
April 26, 2017Press Item
“’Fool me once,’ the old adage says, and ‘shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me.’  
March 28, 2017Press Item
Rep. Bill Pascrell's resolution of inquiry seeks to provide a means for the American people to find much-sought and much-deserved answers about Donald Trump's many potential conflicts of interest. 
March 1, 2017Press Item
Last night, President Trump delivered his first address before the United States Congress and gave a speech long on empty rhetoric and short on any real policy agenda. 
February 28, 2017Press Item
Tonight, President Trump stood before the United States Congress and gave a speech long on rhetoric but short on any real policy agenda.  
February 7, 2017Press Item
Thank you, Secretary Rubin.  Thank you to everyone at the Hamilton Project and the Brookings Institution.  And thanks to former Director Orszag and the distinguished panelists who are here today as well.