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Rep. Frankel Opposes Proposed Republican Budget Cuts that Endanger the Public, Slash Senior Benefits, Child Care
Washington, March 22, 2023
West Palm Beach, FL – Today, Representative Lois Frankel (FL-22) released the following statement in response to proposed budget cuts by Republicans in Congress. The Biden Administration reports that the Republican proposal would have devastating impacts on the American people.
“House Republicans have proposed budget cuts that would cause irreparable damage to families across the country,” said Rep. Frankel. “Their budget would slash funding for Meals on Wheels and close Social Security field offices. More than a million families would lose rental assistance and potentially face eviction, 300,000 children would lose access to child care and Head Start, and we would lose critical resources in the fight against the opioid epidemic. I will fight to get these essential programs off the Republican chopping block.”
The proposed House Republican budget: