U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) today released the following statement on his appointment as Chairman of the Senate Finance Subcommittee on Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth:
"I am honored to have the chance to serve as the Chairman of the Senate Finance Subcommittee on Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth. We face no greater challenge than how we grow our economy and get our fiscal house in order. As a former Pennsylvania Auditor General, I understand what is at stake for our Commonwealth and the nation. I look forward to the opportunity to work on a range of issues including responsible tax reform to spur innovation, create jobs and promote economic growth."