President Biden promised that his administration would focus on recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic and rebuilding the economy better than it was before.

Here’s how his administration is doing in Texas.


Results from the American Rescue Plan

(Signed 3/12/2021)

Jobs created in Texas under President Biden
People in Texas who have received direct payments of up to $1,400 passed under President Biden


Average hourly earnings growth in Texas

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Children in Texas benefiting from monthly tax cuts to their families passed under President Biden
Average monthly reduction in ACA health care premiums for a family of four in Texas under President Biden

Texas’ Representatives who voted yes:

Rep. Allred (D-TX): YES

Rep. Castro (D-TX): YES

Rep. Cuellar (D-TX): YES

Rep. Doggett (D-TX): YES

Rep. Escobar (D-TX): YES

Rep. Fletcher (D-TX): YES

Rep. Garcia (D-TX): YES

Rep. González (D-TX): YES

Rep. Green (D-TX): YES

Rep. Jackson Lee (D-TX): YES

Rep. Johnson (D-TX): YES

Rep. Veasey (D-TX): YES

Rep. Vela (D-TX): YES

Texas’ Representatives who voted no:

Rep. Arrington (R-TX): NO

Rep. Babin (R-TX): NO

Rep. Brady (R-TX): NO

Rep. Burgess (R-TX): NO

Rep. Carter (R-TX): NO

Rep. Cloud (R-TX): NO

Rep. Crenshaw (R-TX): NO

Rep. Fallon (R-TX): NO

Rep. Gohmert (R-TX): NO

Rep. Gonzales (R-TX): NO

Rep. Gooden (R-TX): NO

Rep. Granger (R-TX): NO

Rep. Jackson (R-TX): NO

Rep. McCaul (R-TX): NO

Rep. Nehls (R-TX): NO

Rep. Pfluger (R-TX): NO

Rep. Roy (R-TX): NO

Rep. Sessions (R-TX): NO

Rep. Taylor (R-TX): NO

Rep. Van Duyne (R-TX): NO

Rep. Weber (R-TX): NO

Rep. Williams (R-TX): NO

Impacts of President Biden’s Build Back Better Agenda in Texas

(pending before Congress)


Who Pays

Texas taxpayers wealthy enough to pay more
Texas taxpayers who will pay less or the same


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