Monday on FNC’s “Fox & Friends,” House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) voiced his criticism of the Democrats’ $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package.
After highlighting that less than 10% of the massive bill is directed at “health-related items,” Scalise called the bill a “national disgrace” being pushed by the “far-left.”
“Less than 10% of the money in this massive $1.9 trillion bill is for health-related items,” Scalise lamented. “I thought this was supposed to be about recovering from COVID. Start with the biggest item: $350 billion to bail out failed states. Look, California just announced a surplus of $10 billion, and they’re going to get probably tens more billion from this bill. New York State — we had an amendment to require New York to report the nursing home deaths data that Governor Cuomo has been covering up, the major scandal in New York, do you know that every Democrat,