– Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), a member of the Senate Budget Committee, today
issued the following statement after President Biden announced his Fiscal Year
2022 budget proposal.
one of the oldest tricks in the Washington playbook: wait until Friday
afternoon before a three-day holiday weekend to put out bad news, and hope the
American people don’t notice. This strategy tells us all we need to know about
President Biden’s budget proposal.
this budget proposal is months late and rather than addressing our
unsustainable national debt, it exacerbates it by proposing the highest
sustained levels of federal spending since World War II. This budget is the
same as his other proposals thus far; a liberal wish list of exorbitant
spending and job killing tax hikes. All Americans would pay the price for
policies that would lead to reduced economic growth, lower wages and fewer