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S. 4060: Food and Fuel Family Savings Act

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Or you can buy the only grocery item that’s apparently inflation-proof: 99-cent AriZona iced tea.


The annual Inflation rate currently stands at a 40-year-high of 8.5%, the highest level of inflation since December 1981. As prices surge, two categories have particularly hit Americans’ wallets.

One is fuel, which reached an all-time record national average of $4.33 per gallon in mid-March, and fuel still remains at a near-high $4.12 per gallon as of this writing. Another is food, which as of February had experienced 7.9% year-over-year inflation.

What the bill does

The Food and Fuel Family Savings Act would give millions of Americans $600, to be used only for food or gasoline. The amount of the credit would also be reduced for those making above $40,000 …

Sponsor and status

John “Jack” Reed

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Rhode Island. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 7, 2022
Length: 38 pages
Apr 7, 2022
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Apr 7, 2022

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 7, 2022. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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3 Cosponsors (3 Democrats)

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Apr 7, 2022

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S. 4060 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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