One of the most important facts about the budget agreement reached by Chairmen Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Patty Murray (D-WA) is that it actually keeps the Budget Control Act’s savings intact while replacing one-time spending cuts with smarter reforms to mandatory spending programs that will produce real, lasting savings.
At a press conference with Republican leaders today, Boehner underscored the devastating impact the president’s broken ObamaCare promises are having on Americans families, small businesses, and our economy.
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"While modest in scale, this agreement represents a positive step forward by replacing one-time spending cuts with permanent reforms to mandatory spending programs that will produce real, lasting savings."
With Health & Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius set to appear before an Energy & Commerce subcommittee tomorrow, we’ve started a list of questions for her to answer.