Cong. Frank Lucas Concerned About The Direction of Many of The Biden Administration Proposals


Oklahoma Farm Report

02 Jun 2021


U.S. Rep. Frank Lucas (R-OK) covers the big Third Congressional District of Oklahoma, an area heavily dependent on energy and agriculture, two industries that could be greatly impacted by proposals from the Biden administration.


Radio Oklahoma Ag Network Farm Director Ron Hays interviewed Lucas this week about a number of topics, starting first with President Bidenís visit to Tulsa.


I appreciate him participating in the Tulsa race massacre anniversary, Lucas said.


Itís a loss for the country and society when people are not able, because of past and present actions, to fulfill to the best of their abilities, Lucas said.


The Presidentís budget proposal is making headlines and Lucas is concerned about the large amount.


They want to spend a huge amount of money, he said.


In the last year and a half, the national debt has gone from $20 trillion to the neighborhood of $28 trillion, Lucas said.


Now is not the time to spend like there will never be a day to reckon with, he said.


The Oklahoma Congressman noted Democrats are using the budget reconciliation act to increase spending rather than cut spending as the 1974 act was intended.


On another issue, Lucas said...


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