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.



• 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 (Mike) 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 PoeWay to go, Ted Poe Congress thinks big to tackle a defining crisis of our times Time for the Pentagon to create a system to better track its spending 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 WittmanExtending the range of the Air Force with the B-21 Navy chief: On scale of 1 to 10, adequate funding 'scores an 11' Va. lawmakers introduce bill to guarantee back pay for furloughed federal workers 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



Sen. Jeanne ShaheenCynthia (Jeanne) Jeanne ShaheenCompanies fretting over ‘foreign agents’ label Senators demand cyber deterrence strategy from Trump Overnight Cybersecurity: Dems ask voting machine vendors if they shared code with Russia | Senate panel advances bill reorganizing DHS cyber office | FBI chief talks new digital threats 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 AyotteAudit finds US Defense Department wasted hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars US sends A-10 squadron to Afghanistan for first time in three years No, the US did not spend million on a gas station in Afghanistan 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 Lunsford 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)