President Obama is committed to working with both parties to find common ground on a budget that allows us to live within our means while still investing in our future.
But he can't go along with a Republican plan that costs nearly 1 million American jobs, guts investments in education and innovation, and pursues a divisive social agenda.
If congressional Republicans won't come to the table ready to find a reasonable solution, the federal government will shut down. That's an outcome we can—and must—avoid.
Add your name today to show Republicans in Congress we stand behind the Presidentís call to come together:
I stand with President Obama in support of passing a responsible budget—one that cuts spending without slowing our economic growth or costing hundreds of thousands of American jobs.