Mississippi families are forced to live within a budget, and I believe the federal government should be no different. I am frustrated by the rate of increase in government spending, which is why I have consistently supported budget resolutions that hold the line on discretionary spending and keep taxes on working families low.
Wicker Urges Congress to Avoid a Continuing Resolution, Preserve National Defense
U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., spoke from the Senate floor to urge his colleagues to pass a budget deal before the August recess that includes full support for the nation’s military. Wicker has repeatedly called upon Congress to avoid a continuing resolution or return to budget sequester, which would have disastrous consequences for national defense.