No president can actually control inflation, although, yes there are some things that can lessen the effects on Americans. And the current inflationary trend isn’t limited to the United States so any internal actions will only have mitigating effects.
But inflation will be a major topic in the 2022 mid-term elections and the GOP is already blaming President Biden and complaining that he’s not doing enough about it.
But what if he did this? (from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Today In History column for April 8, 2022)
The exploding of Republican heads would sound like it was the Fourth of July on the Capitol Mall and would be heard across the lower 48.