A conservative caucus in the House will begin circulating a playbook on how Republicans plan to oppose President Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package, targeting “liberal goodies” hidden inside the bill, according to a report on Monday.
The three-page memo, penned by the Republican Study Committee, will be distributed later in the day to lawmakers and urges them to highlight “all the left-wing items Democrats are hoping the public won’t find about,” Fox News reported.
Rep. Jim Banks, the chairman of the RSC, said taxpayers need to be informed about what’s contained in the stimulus bill.
“The RSC is leading conservatives inside and outside the Beltway in opposition to this so-called ‘relief package.’ The more we learn about it, the worse it sounds,” Banks (R-Ind.) told Fox News.
“That’s why we’ve put together a fact sheet to educate Americans exactly how their taxpayer dollars are being spent by Democrats,” he said.
Jim Banks is the chairman of the Republican