President Joe Biden attempted to rally union workers and makes statements that are at odd with statistics as his administration faces record low approval ratings.
Build Back Better
The Biden administration is still hoping to jam the so-called Build Back Better spending plan through Congress. During a White House press briefing on Monday, Secretary Jen Psaki said negotiations on a new spending bill are underway and they include a number of Democrat lawmakers.
Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas) recently criticized the Biden administration for poorly addressing economic issues. During an interview Tuesday, the Republican accused Biden of falling short by not addressing the worker shortage or creating incentives to encourage Americans to go back to work.
New data shows inflation hit a 40-year high, marking the fastest annual pace since 1982. However, the Biden administration claims the Build Back Better plan will help cool inflation. One America’s Stephanie Myers spoke with Rep. Bryan Steil, the ranking member of the Select Committee on the Economy, about the matter.