Mitchell Votes for FY 18 Budget to Further Tax Reform

October 5, 2017
Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Representative Mitchell (MI-10) released the following statement after voting for the Building A Better America Budget: 

“With the passage of this budget, we are on the path to fixing Washington’s spending problem.  This budget also allows us to deliver on our promise to the American people to fix our broken tax code.  Workers living paycheck to paycheck need relief, and they need it now,” said Representative Mitchell.

Listen to Representative Mitchell’s floor remarks HERE.


The Building A Better America Budget would:

  • Balance the budget within ten years, and produce a $9 billion surplus in in fiscal year 2027.
  • Achieve deficit reduction of $6.5 trillion over 10 years.
  • Reduce the size of government by giving instructions to 11 House committees to achieve at least $203 billion in mandatory savings and reforms.
  • Learn more about the Building A Better America Budget HERE