Womack Offers Motion to Recommit on House Floor
Congressman Womack speaks on the House floor and offers Motion to Recommit to fix fatally flawed appropriations package
Washington, DC— June 19, 2019….Today, Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) offered a Motion to Recommit on the House floor. The amendment would have sent H.R. 2740, the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, back to the Appropriations Committee in order to address longstanding problems with the bill. Corrections needed include setting realistic spending numbers, adding funding for humanitarian assistance at the border, removing poison pill provisions, and addressing defense and border security issues. Click here to watch Womack's floor speech calling for all members of the House to support the Motion to Recommit.
Appropriations legislation fast facts:
Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) has represented Arkansas’s Third Congressional District since 2011. He serves as the Ranking Member of the House Committee on the Budget and is a member of the House Appropriations defense and transportation, housing and urban development subcommittees.
H.R. 2 is an unserious and deeply flawed package. The $1.5 trillion bill includes liberal wish list items unrelated… https://t.co/YxHOE77Omm@rep_stevewomack 3 hours ago
RT @GOPLeader: Democrats were fine with handing out taxpayer money to Chinese state-owned companies in their massive $1.5 trillion spending…@rep_stevewomack 3 hours ago
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