Chairman John Yarmuth of Kentucky delivered the Weekly Democratic Address. In this week’s address, the Chairman discussed President Trump’s Budget, which seeks to inflict devastating cuts to critical lifelines that millions of Americans rely on for their health, financial security and well-being.
Kentucky Congressman John Yarmuth, Chairman of the House Budget Committee, gave the following opening statement at today’s hearing examining President Trump’s budget for Fiscal Year 2021. Remarks as prepared are below.
Kentucky Congressman John Yarmuth, Chairman of the House Budget Committee, issued the following statement on the release of President Trump’s budget for Fiscal Year 2021.
February 13, 2020
The President’s 2021 budget for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) jeopardizes the health care security of millions of Americans and their families.
February 11, 2020
President Trump’s destructive and irrational budget leaves working families out in the cold while it doubles down on the failed 2017 GOP tax law, extending expiring provisions and adding $1.5 trillion more to debt over the last six years of the budget window.
February 10, 2020
President Trump’s latest budget fails the American people and takes a wrecking ball to America’s economic future.