Statement : Financial Services and General Government

July 19, 2022 Statement
“I’m proud that this bill was able to include 98% of members community project funding requests, including from Democrats and Republicans.”
July 19, 2022 Statement
"When taken together, this package meets the moment at a time when so many want to see critical changes in our priorities. It reaches every corner of our nation to give hard working Americans, the middle class, and the vulnerable a better shot."
July 18, 2022 Statement
“The FSGG bill includes $29.8 billion in funding, an increase of $4.3 billion over last year…I’m proud that this bill was able to include 98% of members community project funding requests, including from Democrats and Republicans. This funding will go directly to important projects in members' districts.”
June 24, 2022 Statement
“The bill includes $13.6 billion for the IRS, an increase of $1 billion above fiscal year 2022 and continues restoring the IRS from draconian cuts this agency has suffered for over almost a decade. This investment will support more effective and efficient enforcement activities that address taxpayers in all tax brackets. This funding will also support better customer service by reducing wait times and increasing assistance to people trying to pay their taxes."
June 24, 2022 Statement
"I’m proud of this bill. The investments within it strengthen our commitment to making government work for American’s working-class families."
June 16, 2022 Statement
"The federal investments in the Financial Services and General Government bill are varied and their impact is vast, including some of the programs most important to working and middle-class families."
June 16, 2022 Statement
"The agencies and programs under the jurisdiction of the Financial Services and General Government subcommittee are uniquely varied. Each one plays an important role in the functioning of our government, whether in terms of core services or in relation to government responsiveness, transparency, and efficiency."
May 18, 2022 Statement
"Our time today provides us with an opportunity to focus on how we can work together to fulfill the IRS’s mission to provide American taxpayers with top quality service and enforcing tax laws with integrity and fairness for all."
May 18, 2022 Statement
"We look forward to discussing how the FTC will use these funds effectively to support its consumer protection and competition work – including important initiatives that I have long supported like increasing consumer rights to repair the things that they own."
May 17, 2022 Statement
"We look forward to a robust discussion about how these funding increases will be used to benefit the public, including combating the inflation that is hitting so many Americans right in their checkbooks."

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