WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns (R-Neb.) today released the following statement after the Senate Republican Conference voted to continue or implement a number of fiscally responsible resolutions for the upcoming Congress:
“Nebraskans want less spending and less debt,” Johanns said. “Senate Republicans are committed to those goals. Continuing our earmark ban and calling for a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution show just how strong that commitment really is.
“It’s my hope that the President and Senate Democrats will join us, because finding a solution to these problems will take their commitment as well.”
The continued and newly adopted resolutions are below: