Schumer Statement on Bipartisan Budget Agreement

February 9, 2018
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer today released the following statement regarding the passage of the bipartisan budget agreement. 
“What makes Democrats proudest of this bill is that after a decade of cuts to programs that help the middle class, we have a dramatic reversal. Funding for education, infrastructure, fighting drug abuse, and medical research will all, for the first time in years, get very significant increases, and we have placed Washington on a path to deliver more help to the middle class in the future.”
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