Rand Paul Slams Republicans For Backing $2,000 Stimulus Funds

Sen. Rand Paul addressed the Senate Monday afternoon forward of a vote for a $900 billion coronavirus reduction package deal the place he advised his fellow Republicans who backed the stimulus that they have been as dangerous because the “socialist” Democrats.

“To so-called conservatives who’re fast to establish the socialism of Democrats: In the event you vote for this spending monstrosity, you might be no higher,” Paul mentioned.

“If free cash was the reply… if cash actually did develop on timber, why not give extra free cash?” he mentioned. “Why not give it out on a regular basis? Why cease at $600 an individual? Why not $1,000? Why not $2,000? Possibly these new Free-Cash Republicans ought to be a part of the Everyone-Will get-A-Assured-Revenue Caucus? Why not $20,000 a yr for everyone, why not $30,000? If we are able to print out cash with impunity, why not do it?”

He can be actually sad to study that President Trump is backing an modification to lift the $600 funds to $2000 — greater than triple the quantity.