Watch Liberals Support the GOP Tax Plan… After Being Told It Came From Bernie Sanders


This post is by Joseph A. Wulfsohn from Mediaite


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




We’ve seen this type of video before where a guy with a camera interviews people on the street to ask them questions just to turn the political tables on them at the end. Well in this episode of “Ami On The Loose,” political satirist Ami Horowitz took to the streets in East Village, or as he refers to it as “liberal mecca,” to speak to liberals about the recently passed GOP tax plan. But here’s the catch. Horowitz decided to explain the GOP tax plan to Democrats… but told them it was being drafted as an alternative to the GOP tax plan by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT). The results were stunning. Here were some of the talking points Horowitz pulled from the GOP tax plan that he said was drafted by Sanders.
If you’re making $50,000 or less, most families of four will not be paying any taxes at all. Continue reading "Watch Liberals Support the GOP Tax Plan… After Being Told It Came From Bernie Sanders"

Herman Cain on the GOP Tax Plan: ‘It’s Not 9-9-9 But It’s Fine, Fine, Fine’


This post is by Justin Baragona from Mediaite


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




It sure sounds like former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain is on board with the GOP tax plan. With Republicans now apparently securing the votes needed to pass their weeping tax reform bill, the House and Senate are both expected to vote on the plan next week and it is expected to his President Trump’s desk by Christmas. During an appearance on Fox & Friends this morning, Cain referenced the tax proposal that briefly propelled him to frontrunner status in the 2012 GOP primary when praising the current bill. “It’s not 9-9-9 but its fine, fine, fine,” he declared, to chuckles from the hosts. As you may recall, Cain pushed his 9-9-9 plan during his presidential run, calling on on an elimination of Continue reading "Herman Cain on the GOP Tax Plan: ‘It’s Not 9-9-9 But It’s Fine, Fine, Fine’"

Trump: Tax Cuts ‘Will Mostly Benefit the Middle Class,’ Create Growth of ‘4, 5, Maybe 6%’


This post is by Justin Baragona from Mediaite


Click here to view on the original site: Original Post




It now appears that Republicans have the votes to pass a sweeping tax cut after Sens. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Bob Corker (R-TN) pledged support for the tax plan earlier this week. Both the House and Senate plan to vote on the final bill next week and, if passed, it is expected to reach President Trump’s desk before Christmas, with many of the changes taking place by January 1st. Prior to heading to Camp David today, the president briefly spoke to reporters and boasted about the tax plan, claiming that the middle class will be the biggest beneficiaries and that the widespread tax cuts will spur growth in the economy. “This really will mostly benefit the middle class and jobs,” Trump declared. “Companies, companies are coming in. They’re pouring into the country. They’ve already started. This will be great for jobs. It will be fantastic for the middle income people Continue reading "Trump: Tax Cuts ‘Will Mostly Benefit the Middle Class,’ Create Growth of ‘4, 5, Maybe 6%’"