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Fox Business: Ranking Member Graves Tells Biden Administration to "Step it Up" on Supply Chain Crisis

Washington, D.C., October 27, 2021 | Justin Harclerode (202) 225-9446 | comments
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Graves Tells Biden Administration to "Step it Up" on Supply Chain Crisis

Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO) on the supply chain crisis:

“Well the problem is the administration's policies. When you throw in extended unemployment benefits. When you throw in arbitrary vaccine mandates. That just creates all kinds of logistical problems for trucking companies, for transport companies, and the rail lines and everything that goes along with it. So that’s making the problem just as bad. When the president says that the private sector needs to step up, well he also needs to step up and back off some of these regulatory burdens.” (Oct. 27, 2021)

On Oct. 20, 2021, Graves led 160 House Republicans in urging President Biden to immediately reconsider radical partisan policies that are making already growing U.S. supply chain issues significantly worse:
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On Nov. 3, 2021, Graves held a roundtable with T&I Republicans and stakeholders from various points in the supply chain to gain insights about the ongoing issues and challenges facing the private sector in dealing with the supply chain crisis.
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