GOP Congressman Makes Case For Why ‘We Should Not Fear A Government Shutdown’

Posted on AllSides July 25th, 2023
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A Republican lawmaker argued on Tuesday in favor of making a play for spending cuts without “fear” of a government shutdown as the appropriations process ramps up.

Appearing with colleagues in the conservative House Freedom Caucus outside the U.S. Capitol Building, Rep. Bob Good (R-VA) made a hardline case for demanding fiscal restraint ahead of the new fiscal year, which starts in the fall.

“We should not fear a government shutdown. Most of what we do up here is bad anyway,” Good said.

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