President Biden should use Mitt Romney’s plan, NYT editorial says
New York Times published a new editorial that says President Joe Biden should borrow from Mitt Romney for fixing child poverty
Currently, the Biden administration has a plan that would increase federal aid for families with children. But the Times’ editorial board opines Biden may want to borrow from Romney’s plan, which includes “a permanent benefit along with a package of tax increases and spending cuts to pay for it.”
- “Analysts estimate that the cuts in existing spending programs would exceed the value of the new benefits for some families, but it would be straightforward to substitute other sources of revenue. The key point is that Democrats can pass a permanent change now by doing the hard but necessary work of figuring out how to pay for it,” according to editorial board.
Read more at The New York Times.