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More on Spending Cuts and Debt

Jan 6, 2016 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) today released the following statement upon voting in favor of today’s reconciliation bill.

Dec 18, 2015 Blog - Arizona's Fifth

This week the House took two very consequential actions and I wanted to briefly cover them.

Dec 18, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement today after voting against the Consolidated Appropriations Act, a shoddy piece of legislation drafted without the input of the full House of Representatives.

Dec 17, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced today his formal opposition to the Consolidated Appropriations Act, a shoddy piece of legislation drafted without the input of the full House of Representatives.

Oct 28, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) today released the following statement after voting against agreeing to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 1314, the Bipartisan Budget Agreement of 2015.

“Each time a debt limit increase has come to the floor without reciprocal spending cuts, I’ve voted against it.  Establishing a statutory debt limit, and then raising it whenever the set amount is reached highlights a problem Americans have been aware of for some time: Washington politicians are unwilling to ever rein in their spending.  The same is true today.

Sep 30, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) today released the following statement after voting against the Senate Amendment to H.R. 719, a Continuing Resolution for Fiscal Year 2016.

Jul 29, 2015 Shrink our Spending

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the last bill in his 2015 Shrink our Spending Initiative, focused on highlighting and cutting wasteful, taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to cut federal funding for the Kiddio: Food Fight video game grant, Salmon released the following statement:

Jul 29, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the last bill in his 2015 Shrink our Spending Initiative, focused on highlighting and cutting wasteful, taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to cut federal funding for the Kiddio: Food Fight video game grant, Salmon released the following statement:

Jul 24, 2015 Blog - Arizona's Fifth

This week’s Shrink our Spending bill took aim a United Nations slush fund that draws over $4 million per year from the United States.  The United Nations Democracy Fund is administered by international apparatchiks with no oversight and no accountability for how their budget is spent.  Since its creation, the Executive Head of the Democracy Fund has defined the core objectives of the office as developing and supporting grants and assistance programs, submitting reports, and conduc

Jul 17, 2015 Blog - Arizona's Fifth

This week, I introduced my ninth Shrink our Spending bill, and it’s one that would save you over 360 million dollars.  Did you know the government owns almost a quarter of a million vehicles?