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Member Comments and Staff Analysis Of The Congressional Budget Office’s Budget And Economic Outlook,...

“Political differences shouldn’t prevent us from taking bold, decisive action to address America’s dire financial outlook. Republicans and Democrats agree that being $18 trillion in debt today and facing the prospect of spending more than $800 billion a year on interest payments alone does not lend itself ...

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New Budget chair says budget projections show need for urgent course correction

"The Congressional Budget Office’s new figures show our failure to root out wasteful spending and live within our means."

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Sessions Comments On Committee Plans For 2015

"We have talked and I am deferring to his seniority so that he can lead the Budget Committee as its Chairman beginning in 2015. Mike graciously deferred to me two years ago after he timed out on HELP as Ranking Member, and it has been my enormous privilege to serve as the panel’s Ranking Member these last four years..."

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Sessions: Restoring Opportunity For American Workers Highest Priority For New GOP Congress

“While there was some modest improvement in this morning’s jobs report headline, millions of Americans felt another month go by out of work and with little hope of finding a job. The report gives the appearance of progress, but progress is hard to establish when the country has more people overall but less people working."

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