This Could Be The Beginning Of The End For Kevin McCarthy
Speaker Kevin McCarthy had two major stumbles related to the debt limit on Monday, and it could be the beginning of the end of his time in power.
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Kevin McCarthy Gave Into The Far Right And Attached SNAP Cuts To His Debt Limit Plan
McCarthy’s day started with Politico reporting, “House Speaker Kevin McCarthy’s new debt limit negotiating proposal set to be unveiled Monday morning will include broad moves to restrict food assistance for millions of low-income Americans. His GOP colleagues in the Senate aren’t optimistic any of those measures will survive.”
Speaker McCarthy wants to cut food assistance to millions of the neediest Americans by expanding the age range on work requirements. Since SNAP recipients are mostly comprised of children, seniors, and persons with disabilities, unless McCarthy is going to require kids to get jobs in order to eat, his plan would target persons wi…
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