Rep. Van Drew to Newsmax: Wouldn’t Back Spending Bill, Even as a Democrat

Rep. Jeff Van Drew told Newsmax that he wouldn’t have voted for President Joe Biden’s massive climate, social spending, and health care package, even when he was a Democrat.

During a Friday appearance on “Spicer & Co.” the Democrat-turned-Republican congressman from New Jersey said he didn’t understand why Biden allies in competitive districts were campaigning on passing the Inflation Reduction Act.

“A few years ago, I changed [parties], I never would have been campaigning on this stuff because I wouldn’t have …voted for it and I wouldn’t have stayed there,” Van Drew explained. “That was the whole point of what I did when I made the changed.”

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