House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) took to Fox News Channel Sunday to tear into President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better agenda, which Biden hopes will solve some of the problems getting worse in America right now.
“[W]hat we really found, Maria, with one-party rule in one year, this big government socialism isn’t working,” McCarthy declared. “It isn’t working when we have the highest inflation in 31 years; these gas prices, when this big government cripples American energy industry but bags OPEC and Russia to produce more; when our military is focused on wokeism instead of defeating and winning war and keeping up with China; or if you watched our attorney general now in a big government socialism, turns and goes after parents, and if you listen to the Ways and Means chairman, he praised, and he said we need to build up bigger bureaucracy.”
McCarthy said he thought Republicans still had a chance to defeat the Build Back Better act because “this bill, if it passes the Senate, won’t be the same.”
“It’s going to come back to the House. We can defeat it,” he added.
With a majority of Democrats in both houses, it doensn’t seem like Republicans can beat the bill if it passes the Senate, but let’s hope they can.
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