Fast Food Costs Soar — McChicken up 199%, Frosty up 111%, Taco Bell Burrito up 132%

Fast food is no longer wallet-friendly. Under President Joe Biden’s so-called Bidennomics, the price of common fast food has increased.

Fast food inflation has different effects across racial and ethnic groups because of different levels of fast food consumption. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 42.4 percent of non-Hispanic black adults consume fast food. compared Of these, 37.6% are non-Hispanic white adults, 35.5% are Hispanic adults, and 30.6% are Asian adults.

The rising prices of popular foods could pose a political problem for Biden: Thirty percent of Black men and 11 percent of Black women intend to vote for former President Donald Trump. wall street journal That’s a dramatic increase from 2020, the poll found.

Popeyes, Taco Bell, Chipotle Raised According to the Food Institute, prices have been reduced by at least 75%.

  • Popeye Regular Mashed Potatoes & Gravy (+134%)
  • Taco Bell’s beefy 5-layer burrito (+132 percent)
  • Wendy’s Small Frosty (+111%)
  • Taco Bell Chalupa Supreme (+110%)
  • Burger King Small Icy (+101%)
  • Taco Bell Cheese Gordita Crunch (+100%)
  • McDonald’s McChicken (+199%)

Prices at California’s roughly 500 Chipotle restaurants soared from 6% to 7% in the first week of April alone. journal report.

Chick-fil-A raised its prices by 10.6 percent between mid-February and mid-April, according to Gordon Haskett Research Advisors. Estimationfollowed by Starbucks at 7.8 percent and Shake Shack at 7.7 percent.

Biden twice falsely claimed in May that inflation was 9% when he took office, blaming it on Trump.

“[N]”The president has done as well as we have in terms of creating jobs and controlling inflation,” Biden told CNN’s Erin Burnett. “When I took office, it was 9 percent, 9 percent.”

Biden criticized small businesses and large corporations, saying, “Corporate greed is happening out there, and we’ve got to do something about it.”

“Corporate price gouging” is the Biden administration’s latest ploy to shift the blame for rising costs.

“Biden’s top economic priority is fighting inflation and lowering costs for Americans,” White House deputy press secretary Andrew Bates recently argued. “Taking on corporate price gouging is at the heart of that fight.”

A majority of voters (51%) believe their financial position has worsened under Biden’s economic policies. financial times/ A poll in Ross, Michigan was recently revealed. The poll also found detrimental results for Biden’s re-election chances.

  • Only 28% of voters say Biden’s economy has helped their financial situation.
  • 71% say the economic situation is bad
  • 80% say rising prices are one of their biggest challenges

“With less than six months to go until the November presidential election, the poll results suggest that voters still blame Biden for high consumer prices such as gasoline and food,” the paper said. times Analyzed.

Wendell Husebo is a political reporter for Breitbart News and a former Republican war room analyst. he is the author of politics of slave moralityFollow Wendell “X” @WendellHusebø or society of truth @WendellHusebo.