Washington Examiner—Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser extended the city’s state of emergency into 2022 even though there have been fewer than a dozen coronavirus deaths over the past month and local transmission remains at a seven-day average rate of 20 new daily cases per 100,000 people. The vaccination rates in the district are also well above average, with more than 70% of residents either partially or fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
Biden’s signature bill isn’t that expensive. It’s a drop in the bucket. Even after passing reconciliation as is, the US welfare state would still be a small investment by the standards of world economies