McMorris Rodgers’s Statement on the Budget

WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 18, 2017)–House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the House Committee on the Budget released its Fiscal Year 2018 Budget.

“The budget released today is a welcomed step toward long-term fiscal responsibility,” said McMorris Rodgers. “This budget addresses the top priorities of all Americans and keeps more money in people’s pockets, creates jobs, and puts our country on a path to sustainable and stable economic growth. The budget balances over 10 years by proposing much-needed reforms that jumpstart our economy, strengthen national defense, and return decision-making back to the states. Thanks to Chairman Diane Black (R-TN) and the Budget Committee for their work to put us on a path to greater economic opportunities for all Americans.”

Note: More information about the budget can be found at