EL PASO, TX – Yesterday, Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-03), Chairman of the House Budget Committee, joined his fellow House Democrats for a press conference during the first day of their U.S.-Mexico border delegation visit. Thought the livestream broadcast of the press conference failed due to extreme temperatures, an archive of the video is available below.
WASHINGTON– Congressman John Yarmuth’s (KY-3) amendment to repeal the Survivor Benefit Plan-Dependency and Indemnity Compensation (SBP-DIC) offset—commonly referred to as the “Widow’s Tax”—advanced on the House floor today as members voted to approve H. Res.
WASHINGTON– Today, Congressman John Yarmuth (D-KY) and House Democrats voted to pass H.R. 3055, a minibus appropriations package that includes $410 million in funding for construction of the new Louisville VA Medical Center.
WASHINGTON– Today, Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-3) announced his cosponsorship of H.R. 1384, the Medicare for All Act of 2019, and three other legislative efforts aimed at either expanding Medicare or providing access to a public option system, H.R. 2452, the Medicare for America Act of 2019; H.R.
WASHINGTON– Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-3) issued the statement below regarding Attorney General William Barr’s release of the redacted Mueller Report.
LOUISVILLE– Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-3) will host Louisville-area middle and high school students on Thursday, April 25 for U.S. Service Academy Information Night, an event designed to help students interested in the military academies understand the nomination and appointment process. The event will be held at Eastern High School in Louisville.
WASHINGTON– Today, Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-3) reintroduced H.R. 2050, the Appalachian Community Health Emergency (ACHE) Act, legislation that would halt all new mountaintop coal removal mining permits until federal officials examine health consequences in surrounding communities.
WASHINGTON– Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-3) issued the statement below in response to Attorney General William Barr’s summary of principal conclusions of the Mueller report.
WASHINGTON– Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-3) issued the statement below in advance of today’s vote on H. Res. 183, a resolution condemning anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim discrimination, and bigotry against minorities. Text of the resolution can be found here.