Chairman Ryan Statement on Advancement of Bipartisan Budget Reform
House Budget Committee passes H.R. 3521, The Expedited Legislative Line-Item Veto and Rescissions Act
WASHINGTON – Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement after the bipartisan Expedited Legislative Line-Item Veto and Rescissions Act of 2011 passed through the House Budget Committee earlier today:
The bipartisan bill was introduced by Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen (D-MD) last month. The proposal would help lawmakers target wasteful spending and reduce the deficit.