Murkowski Statement on President’s Budget Request

U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) issued the following statement after President Trump unveiled a budget blueprint for Fiscal Year 2020:

“The President’s request is the first step in the budget process. I look forward to reviewing the President’s priorities – including his commitment to our national defense and proposed spending cuts – and will take them under consideration as we work through the Fiscal Year 2020 appropriations process.”   

Murkowski is a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee and Chairman of the Interior, Environment and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee.