Chairman Arrington on America’s Debt Crisis: “We Are at an Inflection Point”
Washington, March 10, 2023
WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Budget Committee Chairman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) joined House Republican Leadership for a press conference following a bipartisan briefing from Director Phillip Swagel of the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). This briefing for all Members of the House discussed budget, the economy, and the budgetary effects of legislative changes and comes a day before the release of the President's budget proposal.
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"So let me say this - the American people, on all sides of the political spectrum, are hungry for leadership. And long before the gentleman behind me was elected as Speaker, he was saying, we have two major threats to the future of our country - China and the debt. And we're going to have different views between the Republican conference and our Democrat colleagues on how to address the debt crisis that looms large over the future of our country. And I think we're at an inflection point.