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Support For Biden Spending Plans Evaporates If It Means Tax Hikes: I&I/TIPP Poll

The public does not support President Biden's massive spending proposals if it means raising taxes.

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Amid rising economic anxiety and weakening approval for President Joe Biden’s job performance comes another red flag for Democrats. The public does not approve of the president’s massive spending proposals if it means that taxes will have to go up.

The latest I&I/TIPP Poll asked, “To what extent would you support or oppose President Biden's proposed spending plans if you knew it would result in tax increases?” When asked that way, only 45% support his plans, with 55% saying either they oppose it or aren’t sure.

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TIPP Indexes Methodology

TIPP Indexes Methodology

The RealClearMarkets/TIPP Economic Optimism Index is the earliest take on consumer confidence each month and predicts with high reliability monthly changes in sentiment in well-known polls by The Conference Board and the University of Michigan. Began in February 2001, the Indices were developed by TIPP for its media partners

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