Schumer has said he hopes the Senate can begin voting on the bill – known as the Inflation Reduction Act – on Saturday. Passage by the House, which Democrats control narrowly, could come next week.
Final congressional approval of the election-year measure would be a marquee achievement for Joe Biden and his party, notching an accomplishment they could tout to voters as November approaches.
It’s not, to be honest, a good bill. But it is something that can be waved at the hustings. And therefore…..
All of which proves that politics isn’t a great way to run things really……