Congressman Matt Salmon

Representing the 5th District of Arizona

Spending Cuts and Debt

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More on Spending Cuts and Debt

Jun 26, 2015 SOS

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the Seventh Shrink our Spending Initiative bill focused on highlighting and cutting wasteful, taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to eliminate federal funding for the Rose Rosette Disease Grant, Salmon released the following statement:

“Though there is nothing wrong with funding research on agricultural diseases, I believe that the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) must prioritize the research that will protect our agricultural security.

Jun 26, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the Seventh Shrink our Spending Initiative bill focused on highlighting and cutting wasteful, taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to eliminate federal funding for the Rose Rosette Disease Grant, Salmon released the following statement:

“Though there is nothing wrong with funding research on agricultural diseases, I believe that the National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) must prioritize the research that will protect our agricultural security.

Jun 19, 2015 SOS

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the sixth Shrink our Spending Initiative bill focused on highlighting and cutting wasteful, taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to eliminate federal funding for the EPA’s Science and Technology Fund, Salmon released the following statement:

Jun 18, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the sixth Shrink our Spending Initiative bill focused on highlighting and cutting wasteful, taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to eliminate federal funding for the EPA’s Science and Technology Fund, Salmon released the following statement:

Jun 12, 2015 SOS

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the fifth bill in his Shrink our Spending Initiative to highlight and cut wasteful taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to eliminate federal funding for the NSF PoLAR Project, Salmon released the following statement:

Jun 12, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the fifth bill in his Shrink our Spending Initiative to highlight and cut wasteful taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to eliminate federal funding for the NSF PoLAR Project, Salmon released the following statement:

Jun 5, 2015 Blog

This week, the House continued consideration of bills to fund our government at the end of this fiscal year.  The government is funded through appropriations legislation passed by both houses of Congress that designates how your tax dollars are spent, agency by agency, program by program.  It’s during this process that our elected representatives set the priorities of government and the path our nation will take.  In years past, Senate obstruction has destroyed the appropriations process.  Rather than having a healthy debate about the status or necessity of programs or the goals of our nati

Jun 4, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the fourth bill in his Shrink our Spending Initiative to highlight and cut wasteful taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to eliminate federal funding for the United Nations Population Fund, Salmon released the following statement:

Jun 4, 2015 SOS

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the fourth bill in his Shrink our Spending Initiative to highlight and cut wasteful taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to eliminate federal funding for the United Nations Population Fund, Salmon released the following statement:

May 21, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced the third bill in his Shrink our Spending Initiative that will highlight and cut wasteful taxpayer-funded programs. Upon introduction of his latest bill to eliminate federal funding for the EPA’s BEACH Act programs, Salmon released the following statement: