The U.S. government has spent trillions of dollars attempting to mitigate the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, but concerns overspending are starting to mount, along with the national debt.
The nation’s debt now stands at $25 trillion as spending concerns have naturally taken a back seat to the recovery effort. As most of the country begins a slow return to normalcy, some Republicans, including Texas Sen. Ted Cruz have begun to sound the alarm on Congress’ spending sprees. On the other hand, some Republicans are reportedly urging their leadership to pursue what Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has deemed a “blue state bailout.”
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