Senate Democrats

Schumer Statement On Obama Administration Report On Sequestration

Washington, D.C. –U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer released the following statement Friday in response to the sequestration report issued by the Office of Management and Budget:

“There’s a one-word solution to the looming threat of these across-the-board cuts: revenues. The trigger was never meant to be activated, and we can avoid it as soon as Republicans get serious about a balanced deficit reduction plan.”