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House Votes to Keep Government Open, Focus on Balancing the Budget


Mar 21, 2013

Washington
- Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) released the following statement today after the House of Representatives approved legislation to keep the federal government open:

 

“Our goal is to cut spending and balance the budget to help our economy grow. Passing this measure allows us to keep our focus where it belongs: replacing the president’s sequester with smarter cuts that help balance the budget, fixing our broken tax code to create jobs and increase wages, protecting priorities like Medicare, and expanding opportunity for all Americans.”.

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