Biden Struggles to Sell Economic Plan That Mystifies Public (1)

Oct. 21, 2021, 6:14 PM

President Joe Biden’s signature economic plan, which the White House calls “Build Back Better,” is suffering from a branding problem: Americans aren’t sure what it would do.

They can hardly be blamed. Not even Congress knows what the bill would accomplish, with the contents of the plan changing day-by-day as Democrats squabble over how much it should spend, who it should benefit and who should pay for it.

WATCH: Democrats are still split over President Biden’s economic agenda.
Source: Bloomberg)

On Tuesday, for example, the White House indicated it would retreat from including free community college in the bill. Then on Wednesday, Democrats began discussing alternatives to long-planned hikes for ...

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