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House Budget Chairman Yarmuth Statement on Bipartisan Budget Caps Deal

Jul 22, 2019

Washington, D.C.Kentucky Congressman John Yarmuth, Chairman of the House Budget Committee, issued the following statement on the announcement of a bipartisan deal to increase the discretionary budget caps and raise the debt ceiling:

“I am pleased that a bipartisan, two-year budget caps deal has been reached in principle between Congress and the Administration,” said Chairman Yarmuth. “The agreement rejects the devastating Trump budget cuts in favor of strong investments in our national and economic security. This deal protects American families, provides certainty for our communities and our economy, and should be enacted without delay.”