Under my predecessor, the deficit increased every single year he was president.
Last year, the deficit was reduced by $350B. And this year, we're on track to cut the federal deficit by $1.5T—the biggest decline in debt ever in American history.
Right now, the average billionaire—there are about 790 of them or so in America—has an average federal tax rate of 8%.
No billionaire should be paying a lower tax rate than a teacher, a firefighter, an electrician, or a police officer.
Doesn’t get said enough:
1. Thank you @POTUS for having the guts to get us out of Afghanistan & end America’s longest war. Leaving was always gonna be ugly, but u held firm.
2. Thank you @POTUS for uniting the free world against Putin & for strongly & smartly defending Ukraine.
Gas in Belgium is $8.06 . . . where Joe Biden is not President.
Gas in Denmark is $9.17 . . . where Joe Biden is not President.
Gas in Hong Kong is $10.90 . . . where Joe Biden is not President.
Remember that when you fill up.
Finland is 100% dependent on Russian gas.
Russia likely to cut off gas supply today.
Absolutely no problem for us, bc gas only ~5% of energy portfolio.
Easy to divert to alternative energy sources and grids.
This is what we call being prepared for different scenarios.
This should be a far bigger story: the DOJ says the finance chair for the Republican National Committee was secretly working as a foreign agent for China, and directly lobbying the American president.