Representative Goodlatte on Balanced Budget Amendment
Representative Bob Goodlatte talked about House Republicans' “Cut, Cap, and Balance” legislation. The bill contains a… read more
Representative Bob Goodlatte talked about House Republicans' “Cut, Cap, and Balance” legislation. The bill contains a balanced amendment, of which he was one of the primary sponsors. He discussed the legislation in relation to ongoing talks for an agreement on the budget and raising the debt ceiling. When asked during the program, Representative Goodlatte said he had signed the pledge to Grover Norquist’s Americans for Tax Reform to never raise taxes. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
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