No, this column’s headline is not about the latest art show featuring the works of Hunter Biden. This story is about the challenge for President Joe Biden and fellow Democrats in discussing inflation without mentioning its true causes. The politicians running Washington want consumers to believe that behind every price increase is a greedy capitalist.
The Journal’s Amara Omeokwe and Andrew Restuccia report that “Mr. Biden is racing to show the public that he is taking action to address rising prices and bottlenecks amid mounting anxiety among some of his advisers about political fallout heading into next year’s midterm elections.”