taxpayers

  1. orangecat

    Trump's Leaner White House Payroll Projected To Save Taxpayers $22 Million

    This is good news. Every bit helps and a true servant of the people doesn't do it for money. 5 vs 24? Michelle was definitely "movin' on up".
  2. N

    NY lawmaker wants taxpayers to pay unions to bargain against taxpayers

    Deprived of Mandatory Dues, Public Sector Unions Come After Your Tax Dollars
  3. Friday13

    Trump sons' Dubai trip costs taxpayers at least $73,000

    Yeah...they went to a wedding and 'inspected' a Trump golf course. Two 'adults' on 'family business'...they can well afford their own 'security'. No one is really interested in these clowns...why are we subsidizing the family business? Trump sons' Dubai trip costs taxpayers at least $73,000
  4. Friday13

    Mnuchin's flights cost taxpayers $1 million

    Another Trump minion follows the Trump Code...steal from the poor/middle class and give to the rich. Mnuchin's flights cost taxpayers $1 million
  5. PACE

    Taxpayers can get around the SALT reduction in the new tax bill

    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-12-18/finance-gurus-devise-funky-workarounds-to-loss-of-salt-deduction My favorite, make a donation, not a tax payment, so if you owe 20K in property tax, pay 10K in taxes, 10K in donations, the town could credit you for the donation, and you get...
  6. Friday13

    Trump "golf habit" cost US taxpayers $43 Million in 2017

    Doesn't say whether all the road closures and business losses around Mar-a-Lago were included, or the cost of golf cart rental (paid directly to Trump golf clubs, ergo directly to Trump) and lodgings for SS. Report: The American public spent $43 Million last year so Trump could play golf
  7. HayJenn

    Taxpayers To Wait To See How the Tax Plan Effects Them

    Republicans in Congress celebrated the passage of the biggest rewrite of the U.S. tax code in decades Wednesday, with President Trump calling it a “Christmas gift for hard-working Americans.” Workers will see the first glimpse of a tax cut in February at the earliest, but it won’t be until 2019...
  8. the watchman

    Grassley criticized for comments on taxpayers who waste money on 'booze,' 'women'

    Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, said in an interview Saturday that he is in favor of getting rid of the federal estate tax—a tax generally aimed at the wealthy— and implied that other tax cuts could favor those who waste their money on “booze or women or movies.” Grassley, a member of the...
  9. Macduff

    Taxpayers on the hook for Congressional sexual harassment

    Equal treatment for lawmakers? Don’t count on it. A little-known law has been on the books for more than a decade that gives anyone accusing a federal lawmaker of sexual harassment the right to sue – but only if they consent to a lengthy drawn-out process that includes a written statement within...
  10. HayJenn

    Taxpayers pay legal bill to protect Trump business profits

    Taxpayers are footing the legal bill for at least 10 Justice Department lawyers and paralegals to work on lawsuits related to President Trump's private businesses. Neither the White House nor the Justice Department will say how much it is costing taxpayers, but federal payroll records show the...
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    While Republicans slash Medicaid, Trump’s golf outings have cost taxpayers an estimat

    While Republicans slash Medicaid, Trump’s golf outings have cost taxpayers an estimated $72 million By Jen Hayden https://www.dailykos.com/stories/1704713 ================================= But of course that's the continuing and comfortable life of the Rich and Famous! And when...
  12. cpicturetaker12

    25% of taxpayers could OWE MORE under new tax plan!

    That's 1 in 4 of us. That's not 1 in 10 of us or 1 in 100 of us. And what we know for SURE is 80-90% of all savings will go to the top 1%. + ANOTHER $2.5 TRILLION added to the deficit--time varies on how long that will take. I know we have at least 2 other threads running on this but as the...
  13. DebateDrone

    Guarding Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club by air and sea has cost taxpayers $6.6 million

    26.4 MILLION for just Mar a Lago. That Is Obscene Guarding Trump?s Mar-a-Lago club by air and sea has cost taxpayers $6.6 million How obscene to cut the budget of the service is providing protection. Coast Guard budget cuts could impact readiness Coast Guard budget cuts could impact...
  14. Spookycolt

    Trump's Leaner White House Payroll Projected To Save Taxpayers $22 Million

    Trump is putting his money where his mouth is and reducing spending in areas he can without congress. Good job Trump and thanks from reversing the King and Queen attitude of the Obama's...
  15. Bronwyn

    ‘We are different’: $190K payout by taxpayers to an illegal

    Only in American can an illegal immigrant sue a city for the indignity of having the law enforced against him in a country he’s not supposed to be in and win a six figure payout. San Francisco reached a settlement with*Pedro Figueroa-Zarceno, an illegal alien from*El Salvador, awarding him...
  16. Bourne

    Trump’s Bedminster Vacation Costs Taxpayers $840,000

    I've said it before and I'll say it again. Why can't Trump stay at Camp David? Why is he so special and allowed to waste taxpayer funding on his personal jaunts to his luxury clubs? Trump?s Bedminster Vacation Costs Taxpayers $840,000 | Arbiter News What an absolute tool. Cheers, Bourne
  17. the watchman

    Trump's deportation plan could cost taxpayers half a trillion dollars

    As President Donald Trump rolls out more details of a plan that could deport millions of undocumented U.S. immigrants, the true cost of such an undertaking is coming into sharper focus. In a speech to the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday, Trump outlined what he called his...
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    Eric Trump’s trip to Uruguay cost taxpayers $97,830 in hotel bills

    Eric Trump’s trip to Uruguay cost taxpayers $97,830 in hotel bills When the president-elect’s son, Eric Trump, jetted to Uruguay in early January for a Trump Organization promotional trip, U.S. taxpayers were left footing a bill of nearly $100,000 in hotel rooms for Secret Service and embassy...
  19. Dangermouse

    Trump bans scientists from releasing research results to the taxpayers who paid.

    Not only the EPA but any agency charged with oversight of science or the environment. https://twitter.com/thehistoryguy/status/824008528931287040
  20. TNVolunteer73

    PE Trump lowers cost for taxpayers, again.

    Boeing lowers cost of AF1 after meeting with PE Trump. Boeing blinks; promises lower cost for Air Force One | Chicago Sun-Times Once again, the man shows he has a bigger Wand than Obama.