This was supposed to be an “Infrastructure” Bill. As per usual the only infrastructure the Dems care about is their voting base.
Nancy Pelosi defended the mega-rich tax cut in the Democrats’ multi-trillion dollar Build Back Better spending bill.
The $285 tax to the mega-rich in blue states is the second largest ticket item in the Democrats’ bill.
The Washington Post reported Tuesday that Democrats’ plan to raise the cap on state and local tax (SALT) deductions from $10,000 to $80,000 through 2026 would be “more costly than establishing a paid family and medical leave program, and nearly twice as expensive as funding home-medical services for the elderly and disabled.”