Kentucky Congressman John Yarmuth, Chairman of the House Budget Committee, issued the following statement on the release of the 2019 reports from the trustees for Medicare and Social Security:
As Americans file federal income taxes for the first tax year under the Republicans’ 2017 tax law, working families and Main Street small businesses are once again being reminded of the law’s broken promises. The tax law left most working Americans behind while showering benefits on the wealthy and large corporations.
The Investing for the People Act (H.R. 2021) is a two-year budget that allows us to invest in our nation’s economic vitality and national security and provide families with the opportunity to build a better future.
Chairman John Yarmuth gave the following opening statement during this evening’s House Rules Committee hearing on the Investing for the People Act of 2019 (H.R. 2021).