Skip to main content statement on Budget Reconciliation Negotiations

We are reaching crunch time on the Build Back Better reconciliation bill and  we need to make something very clear: This legislation could be a much needed boon for rural America. The Build Back Better agenda addresses real concerns - the things rural families worry about every single day: child care, prescription drug prices, eye care and dental care for Seniors and programs that prioritize small, local businesses and keep rural schools, grocery stores, pharmacies, and clinics from closing. Those are real life issues.  These are the things rural voters worry about and talk about every day. [...]