Today, Kentucky Representative John Yarmuth, Chair of the House Budget Committee, issued a statement following House adoption of H. Res. 467.
Kentucky Congressman John Yarmuth, Chair of the House Budget Committee, gave the following opening statement at today’s hearing on the President’s Fiscal Year 2022 Budget.
Following the release of President Biden’s budget for fiscal year 2022, the House Budget Committee has issued a report summarizing the historic investments and visionary plans to address the many needs of the American people and build a better and more secure future for our nation.
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.