The U.S. is falling behind, on a global scale, on investing in childcare. We invest fewer public dollars in early childhood education and care relative to GDP than almost all other developed countries. With our Build Back Better Agenda, @PresElectBiden and I are determined to change that.
In the 20 years since 9/11, the United States has spent $8,000,000,000,000+ on wars. In the next 20 years, what if our resources go toward investing in people at home instead of waging endless wars abroad?
Just looked at my wiki for 1st time in years. It’s insane! Btw, can someone please delete “investor”. I do basically zero investing.
For too long our country has prioritized corporate profits, tax cuts for the rich and military spending over investing in the American people. That is what I will fight to change as Senate Budget Committee Chairman.
If a Black student has a Black teacher by the end of 3rd grade, they’re 13% more likely to go to college. If they have two Black teachers, it’s 32%. Investing in HBCUs and public education matters.