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May 17, 2016 Press Release

Chairman Frelinghuysen, I would like to begin by conveying my deep appreciation for your steady leadership of the Defense Subcommittee.  Your commitment to this subcommittee’s tradition of cooperative bipartisanship is unwavering and it is a pleasure working with you. 

 

Issues:
May 16, 2016 Press Release

 

Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), Ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, today released the following statement regarding House Republicans’ Zika supplemental appropriations bill:

May 10, 2016 Press Release

Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY), Ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, today issued the following statement on the release of the majority’s FY2017 Defense Appropriations bill.

April 21, 2016 Press Release

Thank you Mr. Chairman.  The Legislative Branch Appropriations bill is $72 million above the fiscal year 2016 enacted bill. 

 

April 21, 2016 Press Release

Thank you, Chairman Graves, Ranking Member Wasserman Schultz, and Chairman Rogers for your work on this bill.

 

Today we consider funding for the operations of our nation’s legislative branch. This is our fourth bill to reach subcommittee markup, yet the House has not passed a budget, and it’s almost certain we never will.

 

April 19, 2016 Press Release

Thank you, Mr. Chairman.

 

This committee gives us all not only an intimate look into the operations of government, but in doing so it develops friendships among the committee members.

 

April 19, 2016 Press Release

I thank Chairman Aderholt, Ranking Member Farr, and Chairman Rogers for their work on this bill. 

 

April 18, 2016 Press Release

2017 mark:                          $21.3 billion

2017 request:                    $21.6 billion

2016 enacted:                    $21.75 billion

 

The Chairman’s mark provides:

April 18, 2016 Press Release

2017 mark:                            $37.444 billion
2017 budget request:            $37.185 billion
2016 enacted:                        $37.276 billion

The Chairman’s mark provides:

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