Rep. Jared Golden (D-Maine) was the only Democrat to vote against the party’s Build Back Better Act on Friday, arguing that the bill’s tax changes would benefit the wealthy. “Throughout consideration of the Build Back Better Act, I have been focused on getting the best possible deal for my constituents. That means digging into the details of the legislation and offering constructive feedback on how to improve the bill, as I have for the past several months,” Golden said in a statement released on Thursday. Golden added “that doesn’t mean I will oppose a final version of this bill if some meaningful changes are made to this legislation.” The congressman’s primary concern focused on “a $280 billion tax giveaway to millionaires.” “First and foremost, the president has committed not only that this bill will be paid for but also that the wealthy will pay for it. Unfortunately, the bill before …https://www.theepochtimes.com/c-us-politics

By

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: