House Republicans released their “Commitment to America” Thursday morning, vowing to fight for a strong economy, a secure nation, a future based on freedom, and a responsible government to its people.
Commitment to America promises Republicans will fight inflation and lower the cost of living by curbing “wasteful government spending that is raising the price of groceries, gasoline, cars and housing,” as well as increasing the pay to carry. at home, creating jobs that pay well, and stabilizing the economy through “growth-friendly fiscal policies and deregulation”.
Republicans have also pledged to maximize American-made energy production, reduce gas prices, strengthen the supply chain, and end American dependence on China.
In an effort to make the United States a safe nation, Republicans have vowed to protect the border, combat illegal immigration, reduce crime, protect public safety, and defend US national security by supporting troops and investing in a ” efficient and effective army “. . ”
Part of the “Commitment to America” also focuses on a “future based on freedom”, including efforts to promote student success and give parents a say in their children’s education and advocate for equity in women’s sports. And as part of this focus on a future built on freedom, lawmakers have also pledged to address Big Tech and demand equity, as well as helping Americans achieve longer, healthier lives.
To hold the government accountable, Republicans promise to uphold free speech, protect the lives of unborn children and pregnant mothers, and protect religious freedom and the Second Amendment.
Holding Washington accountable includes conducting “rigorous oversight to curb government abuse of power and corruption,” providing “transparency to the American people”, demanding “the White House accountable for its incompetence”, and rescuing and strengthening “security. social and health care “as well as reducing public debt.
Republicans also pledge to “end the special treatment reserved for members of Congress by re-voting by proxy and increase accountability in the electoral process through voter identification, accurate electoral rolls and observer access.”
Heritage Foundation president Kevin Roberts praised the political agenda Thursday, saying “Americans are asking for common sense solutions after experiencing nearly two years of disastrous radical left politics.”
Fortunately, Washington’s conservatives are coming to the rescue. From parenting to inflation control, border security and the fight against Communist China, a commitment to America is a welcome plan for the 118th Congress, ”Roberts said.
“We need more leaders who have the courage to propose an agenda and I congratulate the leaders [Kevin] McCarthy for encouraging his group to do so, “he added.” Conservatives expect both a plan from Congressional leaders and a commitment to carry out that plan. The Heritage Foundation is proud to have worked with leader McCarthy on this program and we are ready to fight for these ideas in the next Congress. “
Heritage Action Executive Director Jessica Anderson also applauded the plan, praising McCarthy for putting together “a clear plan to address the nation’s most pressing issues.”
“Now more than ever, America needs Congressional leadership and solutions like these that will support American families and restore American greatness,” he said. “Heritage Action pledges to fight for the Commitment to America alongside our Seven Priorities in the next Congress.”
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