What do you get when you cross a republican with a tech lobbyist? A non-partisan candy. The question is how long the GOP can get away with its fiscal restraint demeanor.
The Senate voted 64-34 in favor of a semiconductor welfare bill with a notional cost of $76 billion. Before the vote, Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced his intention to top it up with billions more in government spending if he passed the 60-vote filibuster mark. 16 Republican senators signed.
https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-gops-deadly-spending-habit-costs-price-tag-fiscal-restraint-billions-republicans-taxpayers-11658439991 The GOP’s Self-Defeating Spending Habit