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Congressman McKeon Votes In Favor Of Ryan Budget Plan

Congressman McKeon Votes In Favor Of Ryan Budget Plan

Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) was one of 221 House Republicans to vote in favor of the Paul Ryan Budget. The latest Ryan budget plan is intended to balance the federal budget in ten years, overhaul Medicare and Medicaid, and foster a fiscal environment that will restore the economy and create jobs.   “To budget is to govern, and ...

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McKeon Opposes Hagel Pick To Head Pentagon

McKeon Opposes Hagel Pick To Head Pentagon

U.S. Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeon of Santa Clarita has come out against the confirmation of former Nebraska Senator Chuck Hagel to become the next Secretary of Defense. McKeon, the Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, released a statement Thursday saying he does not believe that Hagel is the right man for the job. “When President Obama nominated Senator Hagel ...

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McKeon Urges Action To Avoid Military Cuts

McKeon Urges Action To Avoid Military Cuts

Rep. Howard “Buck” McKeon (R-Santa Clarita), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, responded yesterday to a letter from the Joint Chiefs of Staff warning of the devastating impact on the U.S. military if sequestration becomes a reality. In his statement, Congressman McKeon wrote, “The condition of our Armed Forces is swiftly declining. And this is the first red flag ...

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