Democratic Rep: Ryan budget isn't going anywhere

A Democratic lawmaker says the House GOP budget isn't going anywhere.

Kentucky Rep. John YarmuthJohn Allen YarmuthA permanent Child Tax Credit expansion will yield dividends to taxpayers Democrats look to flip script on GOP 'defund the police' attacks Democrats hit crunch time in Biden spending fight MORE (D) told The Hill that House Budget Committee Chairman Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanTo cut poverty and solve the labor shortage, enhance the Earned Income Tax Credit Wisconsin GOP quietly prepares Ron Johnson backup plans RealClearPolitics reporter says Freedom Caucus shows how much GOP changed under Trump MORE's (R-Wis.) fiscal 2015 budget "is pretty much a rhetorical exercise."

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Yarmuth, a member of the Budget panel, contends that Ryan's "Path to Prosperity" is more of the same from the GOP.

The Budget Committee is marking up the GOP's fiscal policy blueprint on Wednesday, and the House is expected to vote on it next week before the two-week Easter recess.