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  1. Black Statement on Budget Conference Agreement
    Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 3:57pm
    Washington – Today, Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06), member of the bicameral budget conference committee, issued the following statement on the agreement reached:

    “While far from perfect, this agreement represents a modest step in the rig...
  2. Black Statement on Temporary Lapse in Government Appropriations
    Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - 11:05am
    Oct 1, 2013

    Washington – Today, Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) issued the following statement on the temporary lapse in government appropriations:

    “My colleagues and I in the House have worked tirelessly to reach a de...
  3. Black Statement on House Passed Continuing Resolution
    Saturday, September 21, 2013 - 9:59am
    Sep 20, 2013

    Washington – Today, Congressman Diane Black (R-TN-06) voted in favor of the Continuing Resolution before the House and issued the following statement upon passage:

    “Americans across the country want to be sh...
  4. Governor Haslam, Commissioner Hagerty Announce Surface Igniter, LLC to Relocate Headquarters and Manufacturing Facility to Maryville
    Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 10:57am
    NASHVILLE—Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty, along with Surface Igniter, LLC officials today announced the company will relocate its headquarters and manufacturing facility to Maryville, Ten...
  5. Congressman Black's Statement on President Obama’s FY 2014 Budget
    Monday, April 22, 2013 - 7:19pm
    Washington, D.C. – Congressman Diane Black (R-TN), member of the House Budget Committee and Ways and Means Committee, issued the following statement regarding President Barack Obama’s Fiscal Year 2014 budget proposal.

    “Despi...
  6. Gov. Haslam Unveils ‘Tennessee Plan’ For Health Care Reform
    Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 1:51pm
    NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam today unveiled his plan to pursue real health care reform in the state.

    Haslam announced that he will not expand TennCare rolls under the Affordable Care Act but instead is working to leverage the a...
  7. Black Statement on House GOP Budget Proposal, “The Path to Prosperity”
    Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - 1:29pm
    Washington, D.C. – Congressman Diane Black (R-TN), member of the House Budget Committee and Ways and Means Committee, issued the following statement after the introduction of the House Republican Fiscal Year 2014 budget resolution – The Path...
  8. Alexander to Obama Budget Official: Where’s the President’s Plan on Out-of-Control Spending?
    Saturday, February 23, 2013 - 1:25pm
    WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 – In a hearing today of the Senate Appropriations Committee, U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) pressed the Obama administration’s Office of Management and Budget (OMB) on entitlement reform, questioning a top officia...
  9. Black Slams Obama Administration for Missing Budget Deadline, Again
    Monday, February 4, 2013 - 2:43pm
    WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Diane Black (R-TN) issued the following statement today on President Barack Obama missing the legally-mandated deadline to submit his budget to Congress for the fourth time in five years.

    “The budget de...
  10. Senator Bob Corker calls for 'top-to-bottom review' of State Department ahead of Clinton testimony.
    Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 10:50am
    The incoming top Republican on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee called Tuesday for a "top-to-bottom review" of the State Department, as the panel prepares to hear long-awaited testimony on the Libya terror attack from Secretary of State Hi...
  11. Planned Parenthood receives record amount of taxpayer support-Congressman Black fights to protect Life.
    Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 12:57pm
    http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/01/08/planned-parenthood-receives-record-amount-taxpayer-support/


    Planned Parenthood reported receiving a record $542 million in taxpayer support in fiscal 2012, marking a steady increase in government...