Utah Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) said Sunday that Biden’s $3.5 trillion proposed infrastructure deal was “multi-trillion dollar inflation bomb” and that Biden was “reverse Robin Rood” because the poor and middle class would bear most of the brunt of inflation.
“Americans can’t afford more reckless spending,” Lee told host radio John Catsimatidis. “Democrats should be embarrassed to go home to real Americans who are paying the price of Biden-omics and say that the answer is another multi-trillion dollar inflation bomb.”
Americans living paycheck-to-paycheck have seen food costs go up, housing prices spike 23%, and used car prices go up 9% in one month.
How are they supposed to afford those kinds of increases when their income hasn’t gone up 23%?
The “purchasing power goes down dramatically” when government spends trillions, Lee said.
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