A major conservative group with ties to the billionaire Koch brothers is boosting its efforts to sell the Republican tax plan and target vulnerable Senate Democrats for opposing the tax … Click to Continue »
Senate Democrats released a $1 trillion infrastructure plan Wednesday framed as a way to give Republican "tax giveaways" for the wealthy back to the American people. While the plan is unlikely to be embraced by President Trump or gain...Show More Summary
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It's tempting to say the Republican tax plan isn't working. The better question has long been, "For whom is the tax plan working?"
Shortly after the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) was signed into law on Dec. 22, 2017, the Republican lawmakers who wrote and fast-tracked it into law pointed to the measure's immediate effects. The most immediate indicator was the many companies that gave their workers year-end bonuses. Show More Summary
Republicans are losing solidly-red districts, and their tax plan isn't helping.
For the first time since President Trump signed it into law late last year, the Republican tax-reform plan has more supporters than opponents, according to the New York Times. The law's increasing popularity, which is likely tied toShow More Summary
On Tuesday, House Minority leader Nancy Pelosi was met with opposition at a town hall in Phoenix after criticizing the recently passed Republican tax plan. The awkward moment began when Pelosi, who needed notes to remember a Martin Luther King Jr. Show More Summary
CNN (Trump suggests 25 cent increase in gas tax, senator says): President Donald Trump suggested Wednesday that a 25 cent increase in gas and diesel taxes would be needed to help pay for the administration's new infrastructure plan, according to Democratic Sen. Tom Carper. In a bipartisan meeting with lawmakers...
Republicans’ obsession with ever-lower taxes — and ever-higher defense spending — makes it impossible to fund the government’s most basic functions.
CNBC: Democrats go on defense as the Republican tax plan grows more popular.
One of the major changes in the Republican tax plan that became law at the end of last year was a limit of $10,000 on the deduction for state and local income taxes. This was explicitly designed as an attack on liberal states like California...Show More Summary
Polls are predicting a grim fate for Republicans in the upcoming midterm elections, but President Donald Trump reportedly hopes to rile up the base with angry tweets. Republicans are planning to remind voters of the tax cut they passed at the end of last year, but a source close to the White House...
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) announced this week he is working with Ivanka Trump to craft a paid leave plan intended to appeal to both Republicans and Democrats. The plan wouldn’t be funded by the federal government, raise taxes, or impose a mandate on employers — but would require individuals to withdraw from their Social Security […]
Now we’re firmly in the selling phase of the Republican tax plan, and President Trump’s constant refrain is that the cuts are “the biggest in history.” History doesn't quite support his claim. Ever since 1913, when the states ratified the 16th Amendment and thereby allowed Congress to levy an income...
WASHINGTON ? If you listen to Republican leaders these days, you’d think workers all over America were rolling around in big fat bonuses thanks to the GOP tax plan.
President Donald Trump rolled out a promise for a $1.5 trillion infrastructure package during the State of the Union. Republicans discussed paying for the federal portion of the plan with an increase in the federal gas tax, which hasn't...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump claimed that the $1.5 trillion Republican tax plan provided tremendous relief for middle-class families at Tuesday night’s State of the Union. “Just as I promised the American …... The post Trump State of the Union tax claims: fact check appeared first on Raw Story.
DENVER (AP) — Republicans on the campaign trail this year will be eager to tout the potential benefits of their tax cut plan.