Jen Psaki Bristles When Peter Doocy Asks if Biden Build Back Better Plan is ‘Free’: ‘Let’s Not Dumb This Down’

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki bristled at Fox News correspondent Peter Doocy over a line of questioning involving President Joe Biden’s $3.5 trillion Build Back Better plan.

As the president tries to get his dual-track agenda across the finish line, Doocy keyed in on a remark Biden has repeatedly made about the plan’s price tag. On several occasions, Biden or members of his administration have said variations on the theme that the plan is “going to cost nothing because we’re going to raise the revenue — raise the revenue to pay for the things we’re talking about.”

Psaki couldn’t help but smile at Doocy’s framing, but pushed back against it nonetheless:

DOOCY: Thank you. Following
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