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What We’re Reading Today: Infrastructure Pork-alooza, Border Cruelty, COVID Vaccine Hiccups . . . And More

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Some headlines that caught our eye.

Biden’s $2 Tril Infrastructure Bill: A Giant Tax & Pork Pie?

Biden Outlines $2 Trillion Infrastructure Bill That Includes Corporate Tax Increases — The Epoch Times

9 Crazy Examples of Unrelated Waste and Partisan Spending in Biden’s $2 Trillion ‘Infrastructure’ Proposal — Foundation For Economic Education

Trump: ‘Tax Hike Is Globalist Betrayal by Joe Biden and His Friends’ — Breitbart

Infrastructure Plan a ‘Huge Power Grab, ‘Tremendous Waste,’ Experts Say — The Epoch Times

$1 trillion? Why not $5 trillion! For progressives, the sky is no longer the limit on spending — New York Post

Social Trends: America Is Changing, Fast

Gallup Poll: U.S. Church Membership Falls Below Majority for First Time — Gallup.com

Poll: More than Three Times as Many Fans Watching Less Sports as Watching More Due to Social Justice, Political Content — CNSNews

Border Blues: ‘Cruelty Is The Point’

Byron York’s Daily Memo: ‘The cruelty is the point’ — Washington Examiner

Former CBP Official: 30,000 Illegals Have Been Released Into U.S. Since January — PJ Media

COVID-19: Troubles On The Vaccine Front?

Workers Accidentally Ruined 15 Million Doses Of The Johnson And Johnson Vaccine — Hot Air

Which Nation Has Worst COVID-19 Record? — Washington Post

COVID-19 Third Leading Cause of US Deaths in 2020 After Heart Disease, Cancer — NewsMax

Joe Biden’s ‘Vaccine Passport’ Sounds Like Precursor To China’s Social Credit Score — PJ Media

Georgia’s Voting Rights Bill

Gov. Kemp ‘Glad to Deal’ With Backlash Over State’s Election Law — NewsMax

Washington Post Awards Biden 4 Pinocchios (The Max) For Lies About Georgia — Powerline

Biden And Big Tech

Biden to Let Trump’s H1-B Visa Ban Expire in Win for Big Tech — NewsMax

YouTube Unveils Hide Feature After Americans Mass-‘Dislike’ Biden Videos — Epoch Times, via ZeroHedge

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