If there’s been one consistent talking point that President Joe Biden and his allies have employed in pushing Build Back Better, it has been the promise that the wealthy would fund it by forcing them to pay their “fair share.”
“I think it’s about time we started giving tax breaks and tax credits to working-class families and middle-class families, instead of just the very wealthy,” Biden said while pitching his social spending proposal in May.
“I plan on giving tax breaks to the working-class folks and making everybody pay their fair share,” he added.
In September, he tweeted, “I’m sick and tired of the super-wealthy and giant corporations not paying their fair share in taxes. It’s time for it to change.”
I’m sick and