Rep. Fudge Votes in Favor of Raising Debt Ceiling, Denounces Political Stunt

WASHINGTON, DC— Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11) made this statement after voting in favor of raising the debt ceiling: “Instead of honestly confronting our nation’s deficit, House Republicans have engaged in a political stunt by bringing a suspension vote to the floor which they knew would fail. Voting for this bill was in the best […]

Rep. Fudge Comments on Obstruction of Casino Construction

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11) made this statement today regarding the halt of construction on the voter approved casino in the Higbee building in downtown Cleveland. “Governor Kasich’s budget has obstructed construction of the casino, hurting the local economy and preventing owners from hiring thousands of workers. This environment of uncertainty will stall […]

Republican Budget Will End Medicare

WASHINGTON D.C.– Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge (OH-11) voted “No” on the Republican budget sponsored by Rep. Paul Ryan, a bill that would end Medicare, devastating communities in the 11th district and leaving seniors responsible for the bulk of their health care costs, while giving governors the ability to cut Medicaid benefits to recipients and redirecting […]