House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady said the GOP’s ‘once-in-a-generation’ tax bill will be released next Wednesday. And what’s in this ‘historic’ bill? Who knows… Republican Leaders are writing their tax bill with such secrecy even Brady’s GOP colleagues literally don’t know what’s in it.
Earlier today, every single California House Republican voted for a devastating budget that lays the groundwork to raise taxes on hard-working middle class families in their own districts by eliminating the State & Local Tax deduction.
When House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and his fellow California Republicans continue to push the Ryan-McConnell tax plan, they are working to raise taxes on middle class families in their own districts in order to give a multi-trillion dollar tax break to the wealthiest few in America. The GOP repeal of state and local taxes would eliminate a critical deduction claimed by more than 6.1 million hard-working households in California, worth an average of more than $18,000.
“They think that the rich are going to benefit? … Well, the rich are going to always benefit. The question is: What works?” – Senator Orrin Hatch What ‘works’? Certainly not the GOP tax cuts for the rich. A new Reuters poll… Continue
Republicans plan to pass a budget this week that devastates America’s investments in good-paying jobs, growing wages and the bedrock promise of a secure and healthy retirement – nothing more than a shortcut to the Ryan-McConnell tax plan’s deficit-exploding, multi-trillion dollar tax breaks for the wealthiest.
On MSNBC’s AM Joy, Leader Pelosi Calls for A Better Deal for Hard-Working Americans, Opposes Tax Cuts for the Wealthy Few
This morning, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Joy Ann Reid on MSNBC’s AM Joy to discuss Republicans’ flawed Ryan-McConnell Tax Plan for Billionaires, which would cut taxes for the wealthy few on the backs of hard-working American families. She also highlighted Democrats’ commitment to offering A Better Deal: Better Jobs, Better Wages, Better Future by creating good-paying, full-time jobs, lowering the cost of living and building an economy that gives Americans the tools to succeed.
This morning, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin, Sara Haines, Paula Faris and Meghan McCain on ABC’s The View to discuss Democrats’ commitment to passing the DREAM Act now. Leader Pelosi reiterated her confidence that President Trump would… Continue
From day one, the Trump Administration has cynically worked to sabotage Americans’ health care for their partisan political ends, even after the American people overwhelmingly rejected Trumpcare. With President Trump’s executive actions – his latest spiteful efforts to sabotage Americans’ health care,… Continue
This week, Senators Lamar Alexander [R-TN] and Patty Murray [D-WA] announced a bipartisan agreement to stabilize insurance marketplaces, lower health costs for hard-working families and ensure patient protections.
Wall Street Investor and Then-Treasury Secretary Nominee Steven Mnuchin in NOVEMBER 2016: “…there will be no absolute tax cut for the upper class.”