Congressman Matt Salmon

Representing the 5th District of Arizona

Spending Cuts and Debt

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More on Spending Cuts and Debt

Sep 18, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) today announced a new bill that would encourage local communities to spend Community Development Block Grant awards responsibly while assisting the federal government with reining in our out-of-control debt.

Sep 17, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) released the following statement addressing the Continuing Resolution, H.J. Res. 124, that passed the House of Representatives earlier today.

Aug 6, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced his thirteenth bill in a series of proposals to cut wasteful and duplicative federal spending.  After introduction of the latest bill, which would eliminate funding for the National Park Service’s Heritage Partnership Program (HPP), Rep. Salmon released the following statement:

Jul 28, 2014 In The News

Rep. Matt Salmon (R-Ariz.) has introduced legislation that would prohibit federal funding for the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Salmon said the independent agency did not deserve federal funding for what he called "frivolous" projects.

Jul 25, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced his twelfth bill in a series of proposals to cut wasteful and duplicative federal spending.  After introduction of the latest bill, which would eliminate funding for the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Salmon released the following statement:

Jul 18, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Yesterday, Congressman Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced his eleventh bill in a series of proposals to cut wasteful and duplicative federal spending.  After introduction of the latest bill, which would eliminate funding for the National Endowment for the Humanities’ (NEH) Popular Romance Project, Salmon released the following statement:

Jul 11, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced his tenth bill in a series of proposals to cut wasteful and duplicative federal spending.  After introduction of the latest bill, which would eliminate funding for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), Salmon released the following statement:

Jun 26, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Today, Congressman Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced his ninth bill in a series of proposals to cut wasteful and duplicative federal spending.  After introduction of the latest bill, which would eliminate U.S. funding for the United Nations Democracy Fund, Salmon released the following statement:

Jun 19, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Today, Congressman Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced his eighth bill in a series of proposals to cut wasteful and duplicative federal spending.  After introduction of the latest bill, which would eliminate federal funding for the Institute of Peace (USIP), Salmon released the following statement:

Jun 13, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Recently, Rep. Matt Salmon (AZ-05) announced his seventh Shrink Our Spending (SOS) bill in a series of bills to be introduced over the next few months to cut wasteful and duplicative spending. After introduction of a bill to eliminate federal funding for the Antarctic Artists and Writers Program, Salmon released the following statement: