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  1. Goofball

    List of 700 positive things resulting from Trump tax cuts.

    So many working folks seeing a direct benefit of the Trump tax cuts. This is sure to trigger the leftist members here.......good news for working folks always does. https://www.atr.org/sites/default/files/assets/National%20List%20of%20Tax%20Reform%20Good%20News%20%2827%29.pdf
  2. Babba

    This is What the Tax Cuts Have Done

    https://www.motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2018/08/trickle-down-economics-is-working-about-as-well-as-usual/ This is what trickle down economics does EVERY single time. But we keep practicing the asinine philosophy. :stupid: And there will be idiots who applaud it.
  3. bajisima

    Tax cuts 2.0 designed to help spending?

    Thoughts? For individuals, the 2017 law trimmed tax rates and changed deductions and exemptions. But it did not fix the tax code’s bias against personal savings, which is a serious problem given that many Americans save so little. One idea the GOP is mulling for 2.0 is the creation of...
  4. D

    GOP governor cuts health care to take anti-abortion stand

    GOP governor cuts health care to take anti-abortion stand By Jeffrey Collins, Associated Press ########################################### The Republican governor has only one goal in mind and it's obviously not to help his fellow South Carolinians as his fellow Republicans have...
  5. D

    Kentucky GOP cuts dental, vision for nearly 500,000 people

    Kentucky GOP cuts dental, vision for nearly 500,000 people By The Associated Press ########################################### So, clearly as is being demonstrated the Republican way is if they don't get their way punish the most needy in their state. The unfairness of...
  6. Friday13

    Trump calls for another round of tax cuts, further reductions to corporate tax rate

    How much damage is this sociopathic, narcissistic, egotistical, megalomaniac going to be able to do... Trump calls for another round of tax cuts, further reductions to corporate tax rate (BigLeRoy)
  7. bajisima

    Costco boosts its minimum wage due to tax cuts

    Costco Wholesale Corp. said Thursday it would raise its minimum wage and boost pay for 130,000 U.S. store staff, intensifying the battle for unskilled workers in a tight U.S. job market. The retail chain, second only to Walmart Inc. in terms of U.S. sales, said it would increase its starting...
  8. excalibur

    China cuts tariffs on cars, car parts

    The strength of the current resident of the White House on display again. https://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/china-cuts-tariffs-on-cars-car-parts.amp
  9. HayJenn

    Manfort's SIL Cuts Plea Deal

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - The former son-in-law of Paul Manafort, the one-time chairman of President Donald Trump’s campaign, has cut a plea deal with the Justice Department that requires him to cooperate with other criminal probes, two people with knowledge of the matter said The guilty plea...
  10. cpicturetaker12

    APRIL POLL, even FEWER people are seeing increases after tax cuts than in FEB/MAR

    One of the reasons for this diminshing result? "HYSTERIA". Yep, sorry, but apparently REPUBLICANS in the early polling data, FEB and MAR claimed they had seen more money. Now, not so much--in the APRIL data. Pure #'s. 55% of people say they don't have bigger checks! EVERYONE WAS...
  11. BigLeRoy

    Higher Gas Prices Vs The Tax Cuts

    Interesting analysis on the effects of higher gasoline prices on the expected economic boost from Trump's tax cuts: Higher gas prices could spoil Trump's tax cuts Well, poor Joe Sixpack didn't get much of a tax cut, anyhow. Most of that went to America's billionaires. Maybe they'll be...
  12. the watchman

    Marco Rubio says there’s “no evidence whatsoever” Republican tax cuts helping workers

    The Republican tax cut bill has found an unlikely critic in its giveaways to big corporations: Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL). The 2016 Republican presidential candidate — who voted for the legislation in December — is openly doubting it’s actually benefiting American workers and says it is instead...
  13. HenryPorter

    Rubio: Corporations aren't investing tax cuts in jobs.

    https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/sen-rubio-corporations-arent-investing-tax-cuts-in-jobs/ar-AAwyUs3?ocid=spartandhp Is anybody surprised? Trickle down doesn't happen, never has but, we keep trying to kick that football and < t h e w e a l t h g a p w i d e...
  14. RNG

    On the Republican President's tax cuts

    Another lie: Several sources have fact checked this and guess what ... We know who his friends are, and it ain't you. But I like the BBC take on it. US tax cuts: Are they the biggest in American history? - BBC News
  15. DebateDrone

    US Farm Bill Coming. Trump Plans Cuts to SNAP & Promises Billions in Aid to Farmers.

    Agriculture & Nutrition Act of 2018. Trump proposes $193B in SNAP cuts https://www.fooddive.com/news/grocery--trump-proposes-193b-in-snap-cuts/443362/ President Trump proposed cutting $193 billion from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program over the next decade, according to the...
  16. L

    CBO: Trump Tax Cuts Mostly Paying for Themselves

    As expected. Now we need to cut spending. https://www.investors.com/politics/editorials/trump-tax-cuts-revenues-deficits-paying-for-themselves/ It's Official: Trump Tax Cuts Are Boosting Growth And Mostly Paying For Themselves
  17. HayJenn

    Tax cuts, spending to raise deficit to $1 trillion by 2019

    WASHINGTON — A new budget analysis says the combined effects of President Donald Trump's tax cuts and last month's budget-busting spending bill will send the government's budget deficit toward the $1 trillion mark. That's the word from the Congressional Budget Office, which said in a report...
  18. D

    Alarmed by cuts and lack of leadership, 200 US diplomats call on Congress to defend d

    Alarmed by cuts and lack of leadership, 200 US diplomats call on Congress to defend diplomacy By Conor Finnegan ==================================================== Of course they've never seen anything like it until Trump got to the White House. It's all now happening under Trump's...
  19. Darkman

    Ecuador cuts WikiLeaks founder Assange's internet at embassy

    Oh Noes! Assange's internet cut again ... --- Ecuador cuts WikiLeaks founder Assange's internet at embassy Ecuador cuts WikiLeaks founder Assange's internet at embassy
  20. Friday13

    Trump talks up combating opioids, yet his funding cuts would blunt his plans

    One step forward (?)...two steps back. Trump talks up combating opioids, yet his funding cuts would blunt his plans