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"With this State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs funding bill, we are strengthening the global public health infrastructure which is critical to combatting the spread of COVID-19. We are supporting women and girls, combatting climate change, and increasing humanitarian assistance."
"I am so proud that these investments reflect the values that we hold so dear as a nation and make the world a safer, healthier, and a more habitable place."
"This legislation also reduces gun violence with funding for Gun Violence Reduction Grants and invests in programs to prevent violence against women. With these resources, we are also working to end the opioid epidemic and confront the climate crisis. I am proud that with this bill, House Democrats are leading the way to address some of the biggest issues facing working families.”
"The Commerce, Justice, Science appropriations bill we have put forward for fiscal year 2023 will help build a safer, more prosperous, and more competitive America."
"As our Nation continues to recover from the devastation of the pandemic, rising inflation, and the impacts of crime, it is our responsibility to build safer communities and to help bolster economic development within them. This bill – building on the achievements in the 2022 government funding package – continues to reverse the decades of underinvestment that have made too many Americans feel unsafe and have pushed working families aside for far too long."
The House Appropriations Committee today released the draft fiscal year 2023 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies funding bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The legislation funds agencies and programs in the Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and Education.
June 22, 2022 Press Release
The House Appropriations Committee today approved the fiscal year 2023 Legislative Branch bill on a 32-26 vote.
"These investments continue the important work we have already done to make the Capitol safer and to sustain our democracy for the future. I will continue to advocate for the funding in this bill which prioritizes our safety, diversity, and progress, in turn making us better equipped to serve those who put us here to do so."
The House Appropriations Committee today released the draft fiscal year 2023 Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies funding bill, which will be considered in subcommittee tomorrow. The legislation funds agencies and programs in the Departments of Transportation (DOT) and Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
"“The lasting impacts of the global pandemic and the January 6th attack on our U.S. Capitol and law enforcement personnel continue to emphasize our responsibility to protect our nation’s Capital, so we can serve our constituents effectively. This legislation builds off the important progress we’ve made in hiring and retaining staff and continues to remove barriers to public service for all Americans."