July 17, 2013
/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thursday morning at 11 a.m., more than 70 Democratic and Republican members of Congress will announce a legislative reform package of nine bills that would move government toward efficiency and efficacy.
Make Government Work
! package includes legislation that would withhold congressional pay if Congress doesn't agree on a budget; consolidate GAO-identified duplicative, fragmented and overlapping programs; and cut federal agency travel budget by 50 percent.
This is the first legislative package introduced by the No Labels Problem Solvers coalition. No Labels debuted the inaugural group of 24 congressional Problem Solvers in January. Since then, the coalition has more than tripled in size to 81 members.
The unveiling of nine bills geared towards improving government.
More than 70 members of the No Labels Problem Solvers coalition from both parties in both chambers of Congress.
Upper Senate Park, 200 New Jersey Ave, NW,
11 a.m., ET
, Thursday, July 18.
Full List of Problem Solvers
37 Republicans, 1 Independent, 43 Democrats
(D-CA), Rep. Raúl Ruiz (D-CA), Rep.
Sean Patrick Maloney
Ann McLane Kuster
(R-PA), Rep. GT Thompson (R-PA), Rep.
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