Fox News host Chris Wallace discussed President Biden’s first address to Congress on Wednesday night, saying that he believed the speech — which introduced multiple policy proposals that are estimated to cost trillions of dollars — would be popular among Americans.
“You know, I think this is going to be a popular speech with the American public,” Wallace said. “He offered a lot of stuff. Four trillion dollars will buy a lot of stuff, from millions of jobs to child care to community health centers, all kinds of stuff, community colleges.”
He added that Biden said people are not going to have to pay for it, a concept that would be popular among viewers.
“Offering a lot of stuff and saying, ‘You’re not going to have to pay for it’ is pretty popular. And I think they’ve made a calculation that after COVID, that people have come to have a different feeling about government,” he added. “That they now feel more trusting