Did One Democrat Really Vote Against the Build Back Better Plan?

Did One Democrat Really Vote Against the Build Back Better Plan?


Yes, Rep. Jared Golden (D-Maine) did vote against the Build Back Better plan.

While this looks like a small win, in reality, it is far from it.

From The Hill:

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Rep. Jared Golden (D-Maine) was the sole Democrat to vote against the Build Back Better Act on Friday.

Golden revealed his plans for voting against the massive spending bill on Thursday in a statement to the Bangor Daily News, citing tax rule changes that would likely benefit the wealthy.

Golden said he felt Democrats could “do better” than what has already been included in the social spending package. However, he did not rule out voting for the bill once it made its way through the Senate.

“Many of my colleagues argue this major line item

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