Steube to Newsmax: My District ‘Supports’ Shutting Down Govt.

Florida Republican Rep. Greg Steube questioned on Newsmax why a series of bills to fund the government are again, like Congresses of old, being put up at the last minute.

“Why did we wait until we got back from the August recess to start doing the appropriations process? Why didn’t we go through this in June and July?” Steube asked, “The Chris Salcedo Show” Monday.

“So we’ve put ourselves — the leadership—  has put ourselves in a position where there’s not a lot of choice. I can tell you this: my district supports shutting down the government if it means that we will get a more conservative bill that would cut spending, that would secure the border, that would do all the things that Americans put us in charge of the House to do…”

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