Polling expert proclaims the end of trickle-down economics
U.S. President Joe Biden walks toward Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on March 16, 2021 in Washington, DC. - Drew Angerer/Getty Images North America/TNS

As President Joe Biden gears up to sell his new infrastructure plan, Democrats are finally calling out Republican hypocrisy on government spending. The GOP, they note, supported Trump’s 2017 tax cuts — which greatly expanded the national debt — but now refuse to back his stimulus bills. “When the federal budget is saving people’s lives,” Biden said on March 25, “(Republicans) don’t think (spending is) such a good idea.” The COVID-19 pandemic has claimed more than 550,000 lives, shattered the nation’s economy and shifted Americans’ views about what they want from the federal government. As a re...