“If the day arrives when Republicans come to the table and engage Democrats with responsible tax reform ideas, we will be ready to sit down and work with them. Unfortunately, today was not that day.”
"It is beneath the Congress to attack the CBO, which is only doing its job, and it should be embarrassing to my Republican colleagues that they are launching these attacks simply because they do not have the courage to defend the damaging effects of their plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act. "
This bill fails to address key security programs that keep Americans safe at home and abroad. Given the Republicans’ proposed 2018 spending levels, this Security Minibus exposes these vital priorities to potentially deep cuts.
“Republican Senators just proved that they care more about political victories than the health of American families."