On military pensions, no agreement

Many lawmakers have signed on for at least one of the bills that would repeal the cut to military pensions, but a key sticking point is how they would offset the cost. Here is a list of the main proposals.

 

House

• Rep. Jeff Miller (R-Fla), HR 3790

No offset

95 co-sponsors (63 Republicans, 32 Democrats)

 

• Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), HR 3801

Offset: Limiting Saturday mail delivery

No co-sponsors

 

• Rep. Dan Maffei (D-N.Y.), HR 3793

Offset: Closing overseas corporate tax loopholes (same as S 1844)

42 co-sponsors (42 D, 0 R)

 

• Rep. Michael FitzpatrickMichael G. FitzpatrickPelosi: Mexico should not worry about Trump House lawmakers ask for answers on cooked ISIS intel allegations The Republicans who nearly derailed the THUD bill MORE (R-Pa.), HR 3788

Offset: Preventing a child tax credit for illegal immigrants (same as S 1869)

50 co-sponsors (49 R, 1 D)

 

• Rep. Gus Bilirakis (R-Fla.), HR 3794

Offset: Pentagon unobligated balances

No co-sponsors

 

• Rep. Ted PoeLloyd (Ted) Theodore PoeSeven Texas lawmakers leaving Congress means a younger, more diverse delegation Clock ticking down on NSA surveillance powers Mounting GOP retirements threaten House majority MORE (R-Texas), HR 3807

Offset: Prohibit U.S. aid to Pakistan and Egypt; federal land sales

1 co-sponsor (1 R, 0 D)

 

• Rep. James Lankford (R-Oka.), HR 3787

Offset: Pentagon and Veterans Affairs joint prescription drug purchases

8 co-sponsors (8 R, 0 D)

 

• Rep. Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.), HR 3798

Offset: Reductions to the Affordable Care Act’s Prevention and Public Health Fund

No co-sponsors

 

• DesJarlais, HR 3797

Offset: No offset

No co-sponsors

 

• Rep. Rob WittmanRobert (Rob) Joseph WittmanNavy official: Budget, readiness issues led to ship collisions Air Force One is Trump’s new boardroom 355-ship Navy not a must under Trump's secretary nominee MORE (R-Va.), HR 3792

No offset

1 co-sponsor (1 R, 0 D)

 

• Rep. Julia BrownleyJulia Andrews BrownleyWorst engineering failure in U.S. history made us safer GOP leaders prevent votes to ban federal spending at Trump businesses Dem whip asks Ryan to allow floor votes on DACA this week MORE (D-Calif.), HR 3804

No offset

No co-sponsors

 

Senate

Sen. Jeanne ShaheenCynthia (Jeanne) Jeanne ShaheenDems demand Tillerson end State hiring freeze, consult with Congress The Hill Interview: GOP chairman says ‘red flags’ surround Russian cyber firm Schumer celebrates New York Giants firing head coach: ‘About time’ MORE (D-N.H.), S 1844

Offset: Closing overseas corporate tax loopholes (same as HR 3793)

20 co-sponsors (18 D, 2 Independents, 0 R)

 

• Sen. Kelly AyotteKelly Ann AyotteExplaining Democratic victories: It’s gun violence, stupid Trump voter fraud panel member fights back against critics Dems plan to make gun control an issue in Nevada MORE (R-N.H.), S 1869

Offset: Preventing a child tax credit for illegal immigrants (same as HR 3788)

2 co-sponsors (2 R, 0 D)

 

• Sen. Mark PryorMark PryorMedicaid rollback looms for GOP senators in 2020 Cotton pitches anti-Democrat message to SC delegation Ex-Sen. Kay Hagan joins lobby firm MORE (D-Ark.), S1856

No offset

1 co-sponsor (1 D, 0 R)

 

• Sen. Saxby ChamblissClarence (Saxby) Saxby ChamblissLobbying World Former GOP senator: Let Dems engage on healthcare bill OPINION: Left-wing politics will be the demise of the Democratic Party MORE (R-Ga.), S Res 323

Resolution calls for repealing retirement cuts

8 co-sponsors (8 R, 0 D)