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325. Build Back Better Is Dead? COVID Alarmism Fading?

December 17, 2021

The ITT crew talks about the Tornadoes that ravaged across America’s Heartland, the Build Back Better Act dying in Congress, the ongoing inflation we are seeing, and a few signs suggesting COVID-19 alarmism may finally be fading.

The Heartland Institute's Donald Kendal, Jim Lakely, and Chris Talgo present episode 325 of the In The Tank Podcast. On this episode, the ITT crew talks about the Tornadoes that ravaged across America’s Heartland, the Build Back Better Act dying in Congress, the ongoing inflation we are seeing, and a few signs suggesting COVID-19 alarmism may finally be fading.

 

BUILD BACK BETTER DEAD?

Fox Business - CBO score 'blows up' White House lie that Build Back Better costs zero dollars: Morabito
https://www.foxbusiness.com/politics/cbo-score-white-house-lie-build-back-better-cost-zero-dollars

(video) Psaki Claims BBB will lower deficit
https://twitter.com/townhallcom/status/1470457103664001037

CNN - Talks between Manchin and Biden at standstill as Build Back Better likely stalled until next year
https://www.cnn.com/2021/12/15/politics/manchin-child-tax-credit-biden-build-back-better/index.html

 

INFLATION

Breitbart – Bidenflation: Producer Price Index Rises by Record 9.6%, Worse Than Expected
https://www.breitbart.com/economy/2021/12/14/bidenflation-producer-price-index-rises-by-record-9-6-worse-than-expected/

(video) Psaki Blames Corporate Greed for inflation
https://twitter.com/townhallcom/status/1470843950160297988

 

COVID ALARMISM FADING?

NYT – We Can Live Better Lives While Being Smart About COVID
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/12/11/opinion/covid-vaccine-omicron-booster.html

CPR – Interview: Gov. Polis leaves mask mandates to local officials, says the state shouldn’t ‘tell people what to wear’
https://www.cpr.org/2021/12/10/interview-gov-jared-polis-mask-mandates-covid/

Yahoo – Gov. Whitmer says President Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate a ‘problem,’ report says
https://news.yahoo.com/gov-whitmer-says-president-bidens-222143674.html

The Atlantic – Where I Live, No One Cares About COVID
https://archive.md/p6SBI

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Donald Kendal is a graphic designer for The Heartland Institute, a research fellow for Heartland's Socialism Research Center, and the host of Heartland's In the Tank Podcast and Stopping Socialism TV.
dkendal@heartland.org @InTheTankPod
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Jim Lakely is the Vice President and Director of Communications of The Heartland Institute.
jlakely@heartland.org @jlakely
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Justin Haskins is the director of the Socialism Research Center and editorial director at The Heartland Institute.
jhaskins@heartland.org @JustinTHaskins