On the plus side: this makes more sense than a non-refundable tax credit to see Mount Rushmore before we demolish it to demonstrate our wokeness. On the minus side: Another ocean of red ink, assuming anyone cares about fiscal responsibility and debt loads these days.
Since no one cares about such matters, the only limiting principle left in play is just how effective a pander certain forms of helicopter cash might be. The most bang for the political buck looks like sending some actual bucks to taxpayers again in the next stimulus package, and Donald Trump’s ready to attach his signature to Round Two:
VIDEO: President Trump commits to 2nd stimulus. He says details would be announced in the coming weeks. The President would not tell me how much of a check Americans will receive. pic.twitter.com/Abd5E8P3Au
— Joe St. George (@JoeStGeorge) June 22, 2020