Alexander on Debt-Reduction Agreement

Posted on July 31, 2011

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on the announcement that congressional leaders and President Obama came to an agreement on a debt-reduction package:

“The announcement by congressional leaders and the President of a bipartisan agreement is welcome news. I will review carefully their recommendation to determine if it makes a significant step toward stopping Washington from spending money we don’t have.”