WASHINGTON – Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-3) issued the following statement in response to the President’s State of the Union address:
“Tonight, the President made a powerful case for rebuilding the economic security that is the foundation of our middle class. A good education, a fair wage for a day’s work, the guarantee of a secure retirement, and access to affordable health care are pillars of our economy and fundamental responsibilities of our society.
“I am proud the Commonwealth was recognized for the historic progress we’ve made in providing access to affordable health care for Kentucky families, and we will continue to build on our success.
“Above all, the President presented an aspirational message for restoring the American Dream for everyone.”