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Biden Blasted For Jetting Off To Billionaire's Compound For Thanksgiving As Normal Americans Struggle Through Inflation

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President Joe Biden will spend his Thanksgiving holiday at a private billionaire's compound as inflated costs continue to surge  for the average American.
President Joe Biden will spend his Thanksgiving holiday at a private billionaire's compound as inflated costs continue to surge for lower and middle class Americans.

The president landed in Nantucket, Massachusetts, on Tuesday where he is expected to celebrate Thanksgiving with Carlyle Group co-founder David Rubenstein, according to Fox News. The Biden family has spent the holiday on the island for several decades, but canceled their plans in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Meanwhile, the price of the average Thanksgiving dinner has risen more than 14% from the previous year, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation's annual Thanksgiving dinner cost survey. The report further shows that the average Thanksgiving dinner for six people will cost an approximate $53.31, with the cost of turkey alone skyrocketing by 24% in comparison to the previous year.

A recent Trafalgar poll revealed that 52% of Americans say inflation forced them to change their holiday plans in accordance to the rise in food prices and shortages. (RELATED: 'Forgo The Turkey': NBC Host Suggests Not Buying Thanksgiving Bird This Year As Prices Rise)

Republicans, including House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, criticized the president's Nantucket holiday Wednesday by pointing to the average American's struggle with inflation during the Thanksgiving holiday. Other political commentators took at shot the Rubenstein and his private equity giant.

"Dear President Biden, while you are in Nantucket, enjoying your meals at a…
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