WATCH: Obama Claims the US “Desperately Needs” Biden’s Spending Bills Passed

Appearing on ABC News, former President Obama made the case that Biden’s multi-trillion dollar spending bill is something the country “desperately needs.”

Obama told Robin Roberst “So when you look at the overall package, it’s got a headline price tag of $3.5 trillion, but that’s not a single year – this is spread out over a number of years and, most importantly, it’s paid for by asking the wealthiest of Americans, who have benefited incredibly over the last several decades — and even in the midst of a pandemic, saw their wealth and assets rise enormously — asking them to pay a few percentage points more in taxes in order to make sure that we have a economy that’s fair for everybody.”