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Wed Feb 24, 2021, 01:40 PM

Kevin McCarthy Criticizes Biden Stimulus for Sending 'Biggest Chunk' of Funds to His Home State Cali

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Source: Newsweek

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House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, a California Republican, criticized President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus proposal for sending the "biggest chunk" of funds to his home state.

As Democrats continue to push forward with Biden's American Rescue Plan, most Republican lawmakers continue to criticize the package and its high price tag. However, recent polls have shown that there is bipartisan support among voters for the additional COVID-19 relief.

During a Wednesday morning interview with CNBC's Squawk Box, McCarthy expressed his opposition to the package—raising concerns that his state would receive too much money.

"I think the three things we need to do: back to work, back to school, back to health," McCarthy said. "So I would spend more money on COVID. I wouldn't reward states—what they're doing is they're reversing the order of how they provide resources to the states. Those that actually shutdown get more money," he said.

Read more: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/kevin-mccarthy-criticizes-biden-stimulus-for-sending-biggest-chunk-of-funds-to-his-home-state-california/ar-BB1dYNmZ?li=BBnb7Kz



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Response to Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin (Original post)

Wed Feb 24, 2021, 01:44 PM

1. Back to health first you dumbass

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Response to Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin (Original post)

Wed Feb 24, 2021, 01:48 PM

2. I hope his future Dem election opponent is filing this stupidity away to spring against him...

come the general election in 2022. Representatives are supposed to bring home the bacon, not try to refuse it.

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Response to Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin (Original post)

Wed Feb 24, 2021, 02:02 PM

3. Republicans really hate their own constituents

just ask Ted Cruz

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Response to Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin (Original post)

Wed Feb 24, 2021, 02:18 PM

4. California is by far the most populated state in the country

It has the same number of people as 22 states (lowest population upwards).

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Wed Feb 24, 2021, 03:44 PM

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