United States President Joe Biden speaks throughout the League of Conservation Voters Annual Capital Dinner, at The Anthem in Washington, DC, on June 14, 2023.
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President Joe Biden on Saturday marked the very first significant occasion of his 2024 reelection project with a union rally, highlighting increases for the middle class through his financial program.
Biden revealed an early recommendation from AFL-CIO, a federation of 60 unions worldwide, representing 12.5 million employees. “I’m proud to be the most pro-union president in American history,” he informed the crowd in Philadelphia.
Biden discussed the legislation enacted throughout his very first term, such as pandemic relief, in 2015’s sweeping environment, health and tax plan and the current bipartisan financial obligation ceiling offer.
He likewise restored his require tax reform, which has actually been a difficulty throughout his very first term, even amongst someDemocrats He likewise as soon as again required a minimum tax on billionaires.
“It’s about time the super wealthy start paying their fair share,” Biden stated, however he once again worried his promise that nobody earning less than $400,000 will pay more in federal earnings taxes.