From the Louisville Courier-Journal: As Democrats take House, Louisville's John Yarmuth may rise to power


U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth is ready to lead a progressive pilgrimage through the House Budget Committee now that Democrats have seized a majority. 

In an extensive interview with the Courier Journal, the Kentucky Democrat plotted a course for turning the powerful panel into a national forum for taxpayers on a host of causes: the Republican tax cuts, climate change, immigration and Medicare for All.

“Those conversations never happen in Congress," Yarmuth said.

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