Contact Us

Senator Proposes 1 Percent Cut For Congress [AUDIO]

U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi
U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi

Wyoming’s senior senator introduced a bill Thursday that proposes to cut Congressional spending by 1 percent. U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi believes just a 1 percent cut in spending would go a long way toward solving the nation’s fiscal problems, according to a release from his office.

One percent would make difference:

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

“If Congress can’t reduce spending by a single percentage point, just 1 percent each year, it basically has given up and decided to leave this huge and growing debt pile to tower above our children and grandchildren, casting a grand shadow over their future.”

Sen. Enzi’s plan would balance the budget by the eighth year, and when the budget is balanced, it would put a cap on spending. Sen. Enzi also challenged other lawmakers to get behind the One Percent Spending Reduction bill.

Constituents are watching:

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

“This proposal is simple, effective and real. It’s a winning combination that I hope my colleagues can get behind. If they can’t, I hope the people who elect them will.”

 

Best of K2 Radio

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://k2radio.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for K2 Fan Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive K2 Fan Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.