Budget & Deficit Reduction

Blue Dog Statement on President Obama’s State of the Union Address

Tonight, Congressman Kurt Schrader (D-Ore.), Co-Chair of the fiscally conservative Democratic Blue Dog Coalition, released the following statement in response to President Obama’s State of the Union Address:

“The Blue Dogs share the President’s commitment to taking a balanced approach to reducing our federal debt and deficits and stopping the ill-fated short term spending measures that are crippling our nation’s fiscal health and national security.