Today U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen offered several amendments at the Senate Budget Committee markup designed to protect working families in Maryland and across the country from the disastrous consequences of the Republican budget.
“The Senate Republican Budget is a recipe for disaster for American families,” said Senator Van Hollen. “This Republican budget puts Medicare, Medicaid, and education funding on the chopping block to finance windfall tax breaks for millionaires and billionaires. Both our budget and our tax code should be focused on growing our economy, creating good paying jobs, and helping families succeed. What Republicans are proposing does the exact opposite. Marylanders deserve better.”
Amendments offered by Senator Van Hollen include: