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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 YarmuthDems eye ambitious agenda if House flips Top House Budget Dem warns deficits, debt must be addressed soon Budget hawk warns 'Tax Cuts 2.0.' would balloon debt MORE (D) told The Hill that House Budget Committee Chairman Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanElection Countdown: Takeaways from heated Florida governor's debate | DNC chief pushes back on 'blue wave' talk | Manchin faces progressive backlash | Trump heads to Houston rally | Obama in Las Vegas | Signs of huge midterm turnout Will the Federal Reserve make a mistake by shifting to inflation? Sanders: Democrats ‘absolutely’ have chance to win back rural America  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.