Today, House Appropriations Legislative Branch Subcommittee Chairman Tom Graves gave the following statement on the floor in support of H.R. 5325, the Fiscal Year 2017 Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill:
House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers spoke on the House floor today in support of H.J.Res. 78, a short-term continuing resolution providing funding for the federal government through December 22, 2015. The bill was adopted on a voice vote.
Chairman Rogers' statement follows: