Senate Budget Committee ranking member Judd Gregg (RN.H.) explains how Democratic policies will wreck the federal budget. For example, the Democratic budget would raise taxes by $736 billion dollars, dramatically increase spending, and grow the debt by $2.5 trillion. Senate Republicans are fighting to help balance American families' budgets. Read more at republican.senate.gov
US Senator Richard Burr (RN.C.) says all Americans should have access to an affordable, high-quality health care plan and should be able to make health care choices for themselves and their families. Senator Burr introduced the Every American Insured Health Act, a plan to help reduce the number of uninsured Americans and lower health care costs for every American. Read more at republican.senate.gov
Senator Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) and Senate Republican Conference Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) propose a plan to provide every American family with access to health care. Read more at republican.senate.gov
At a press conference in the US Capitol, Senate Republican Conference Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Senate Select Intelligence Committee Vice Chairman Kit Bond (R-Mo.) advocate passage of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance bill. This vital legislation will help the American intelligence community prevent future terrorist attacks. Read more at republican.senate.gov
At a press conference in the US Capitol, Senate Republican Conference Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and a group of his colleagues advocate legislation that would require Congress to adopt a two-year budget to allow more time for oversight of federal programs. Biennial budgeting would help identify broke programs and control wasteful spending. Read more at republican.senate.gov