A press release from Congressman Joe Walsh:
Members Join Advocacy Groups to Force Pledge on Debt Limit
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tomorrow, Wednesday, June 22, Members of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate, joined by over 30 public policy and advocacy groups representing millions of Americans, will hold a press conference to announce the formation of a coalition to urge lawmakers and candidates for federal office to make a public pledge not to support an increase in the debt limit unless a Cut, Cap, Balance plan is passed.
The pledge, which can be found at www.cutcapbalancepledge.com, has been signed by over 10 current and hopeful Members of Congress, as well as thousands of Americans.
- Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.)
- Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah)
- Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah)
- Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.)
- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.)
- Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.)
- Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), Chairman, Republican Study Committee
- Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.)
Cannon Caucus Room (Third Floor)
Cannon House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515
Wednesday, June 22, 4 p.m. ET