Time.news – “America is back, it’s on the move.” So is the president Joe Biden, during an economics speech at Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland, Ohio, speaking in front of signs with the slogan “The blue collar plan for America”.
“We have turned the fate of a single pandemic in 100 years – remarked Biden – and now we are faced with a question: which economy do we want to build for the future? What do we want to do? I think this is our chance to rebuild the economy from the bottom up“The president therefore stressed the commitment of his administration to reviving the occupation and fighting the pandemic with the vaccination campaign.
“Covid cases are on the decline. Deaths are on the decline – Biden insisted – unemployment claims are falling. Hunger is on the decline. Vaccinations are on the rise. Places are on the rise. Growth goes up. To put it more simply, America is back, America is on the move “.
President Joe Biden therefore insisted on the need to raise the minimum wage to $ 15 per hour in America: “No one who works 40 hours a week should live in poverty,” the president said during his speech on the economy in Cleveland, stressing that the economic recovery must be inclusive
And he added: “We had no problem approving the $ 2 trillion tax plan that benefited 1% and was not funded at all,” noted the commander-in-chief, indicating how the reliefs were needed. by Trump simply increased the debt by 2,000. billions.
Biden instead proposed funding his infrastructure plan with a tax hike on the richest.