Schumer Supports Spending Freeze

Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY), the “No. 3 leader in the Senate, plans to back President Barack Obama’s proposed freeze on domestic spending, boosting an idea unpopular with the Democratic base,” POLITICO reports.

Schumer disagrees with certain cuts the president has proposed in his budget, but supports the five-year caps on spending, the aide [to Schumer] said.

Leave a comment

Filed under Budget, Party Leadership

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s