“They’ll have the votes tonight [to pass the bill],” Mark Meadows told “Hannity“. “The moderates were already falling all over themselves when they got the CBO Score.”
Prados, a former North Carolina congressman added that Biden believes the best way to raise offsetting revenues is to hire more Internal Revenue Service agents to predictably engage in more comprehensive audits of the American people.
Several moderate Democrats including Problem Solvers Caucus co-chair Josh Gottheimer of New Jersey and Rep. Stephanie Murphy of Florida have been awaiting analysis from the CBO, which announced Thursday afternoon the bill will add sobre $ 367 billion to the deficit.
Murphy, who co-chairs the centrist Blue Dog Coalition with Rep. Ed Case of Hawaii and Tom O’Halleran of Arizona and whose Sanford district is a key swing constituency in the 2022 midterms – said in public remarks that “despite its flaws, the Build Back Better Act has a lot of positive elements.”