I do not understand the silence of the Democrats when it comes to dealing with the issues of this country such as student debt, the attacks by Trump and Republicans on the ACA, the Republican and Trump tax reform plan giving $billions to the 1% of the taxpayers making greater than $500,000 annually, the more […]
Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has unveiled a plan to cut property taxes, hoping to make the proposal a centerpiece of his re-election campaign despite its needing to be approved … Click to Continue »
The new tax law delivers a massive tax cut for corporations. Republicans sold the plan in part with the argument — heavily disputed by critics — that lower business taxes would trickle down through higher wages and be a boon to the middle class. But the law offers a more direct benefit to one seemingly...
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens is delaying a planned tour to talk about his tax change proposals after admitting to having an extramarital affair. The Republican's spokesman, Parker Briden, said Monday … Click to Continue »
Democrats have a big early lead in polling for the 2018 midterm elections, according to a new survey released by Quinnipiac University, and the GOP tax plan isn’t helping their opponents. Survey respondents were asked which party they would prefer to take control of the House in 2018, with 52...
That's what the numbers look like to me. This is the money that could be at stake if the state switches from its state income tax, much of which can no longer be deducted under the Republican tax plan, to an employer side payroll tax,...Show More Summary
A new Quinnipiac poll finds Democrats with a massive 17-point lead over Republicans in the generic congressional ballot, 52% to 35%. Also interesting: Voters disapprove of the recently enacted Republican tax plan, 52% to 32%.
Trump officials praised Walmart for its announcement on Thursday that the retail giant was planning to increase wages and give longtime employees bonuses in part as a result the new Republican tax law. Walmart also closed 63 Sam's Club...Show More Summary
• The new tax law's pass-through deduction is a major boost for freelancers. • This pass-through policy also affects more freelancers than it did in previous iterations of Republican tax reform. • But Steve King of Small Business Labs...Show More Summary
Trump is expected to give what the White House is calling his "first major policy address" since passage of the Republican tax plan.
Trump celebrates his (very expensive) tax cuts for himself and his rich golfing buddies Remember how Trump sold the Republicans’ $1.5 trillion-deficit-creating tax cut plan as a boon for the middle class that was going to create jobs and raise wages? That was in September, when he told congressional lawmakers at the White House that […]
UBS' Keith Parker raised his year-end target for the S&P 500 to 3,150 from 2,900, citing the passage of the Republican tax plan. His forecast is the highest among strategists at major Wall Street firms. He expects the lower corporate...Show More Summary
Remember how Trump sold the Republicans' $1.5 trillion-deficit-creating tax cut plan as a boon for the middle class that was going to create jobs and raise wages? That was in September, when he told congressional lawmakers at the White House...
____ 5 ways to assess whether the GOP tax plan is delivering WASHINGTON (AP) — If President Donald Trump and his Republican allies are right, the tax cut plan they … Click to Continue »
• Now that US President Donald Trump has signed Republicans' tax overhaul into law, it's time to figure out what the new tax code will mean for you. • Career site Zippia broke down how the new tax plan could affect take-home pay in 2018...Show More Summary
The governors of California and New York are threatening legal action against the Republican tax bill and administration plans to cut methane capture rules put in place by the Obama administration. Is government by trial any way to run a country?
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) voted for the Republican tax plan twice. Now he's conceding many of his party's arguments about the plan weren't true.
The Republican tax plan has been law for just over a week, but it’s already facing the threat of legal challenges from Democratic governors who claim that the bill’s disparate impact on red and blue states could be illegal. On Thursday, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo told CNN that the bill amounted to “pillaging” from […]
Appearing on CNN, ex-Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter cut Republican André Bauer down to size on Saturday morning for defending the GOP tax plan giveaway by saying former President Barack Obama gave away free “Obamaphones” to the poor. Speaking with host Victor Blackwell, Bauer —...