First Day In Office

On his first day  in office, Congressman Richard Hanna, (R) New York 24,  voted to reduce his, and other individual members office budgets by 5%, and cut the operating budgets of House committee leadership offices.  That means  35 million dollars in savings for taxpayers.

It may be a small part of the overall budget, but it’s a start and shows that congressman Hanna and the 112th Congress are listening to the message that was sent on November 2nd.

Read the story on WIBX online

Read the resolution – H. Res 22

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