Today, Kentucky Representative John Yarmuth, Chair of the House Budget Committee, released the following statement after the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported that nonfarm payroll employment increased by 850,000 in June.
Kentucky Representative John Yarmuth, Chair of the House Budget Committee, issued a statement following an updated report from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) which highlighted the positive effects of the American Rescue Plan on America’s economic outlook and recovery.
Kentucky Congressman John Yarmuth, Chair of the House Budget Committee, delivered opening remarks at the Committee's hearing on the Department of Defense’s Fiscal Year 2022 Budget.
June 14, 2021
The deeming resolution (H. Res. 467) is a simple procedural measure that allows the Appropriations Committee to get started while the Budget Committee develops the full range of spending and revenue policies for the budget resolution.
May 28, 2021
The President’s budget for 2022 lays out a visionary plan to address these needs and build a better and more secure future for America.
May 20, 2021
Over the years, Congress’ ability to exercise its constitutional power of the purse has been increasingly challenged by an Executive Branch that, regardless of party, has sought to claim control of the nation’s purse for itself. Here's how the Congressional Power of the Purse Act would reassert Congress’ power of the purse.