GOP tax bill

How Trump And The GOP Stuck It To First Responders With Their Tax Scam Bill

How Trump And The GOP Stuck It To First Responders With Their Tax Scam Bill

Donald Trump campaigned as the candidate of “law and order,” and catered shamelessly to police officers and other first responders. But a section of the tax scam bill he just signed proves that he and the Republican party truly are liars and hypocrites. The section of the bill in question allows wealthy corporate CEOs can […]

Trump Tells Friends At Mar-A-Lago: Thanks To Me, ‘You All Just Got A Lot Richer’

Trump Tells Friends At Mar-A-Lago: Thanks To Me, ‘You All Just Got A Lot Richer’

Even though it took him nearly a year, Donald Trump finally managed to get a bill through Congress this week. The infamous tax scam bill which will drastically cut tax rates for the ultra-rich and corporations while doing virtually nothing for anyone else is now law, and the president is eager to pat himself on […]

3 Charts That Show Exactly How The GOP Tax Bill Will Affect You (Hint: It’s Bad)

3 Charts That  Show Exactly How The GOP Tax Bill Will Affect You (Hint: It’s Bad)

Republicans in the House and Senate have insisted that their final tax bill will help middle class Americans. We TOTALLY believed them (sarcasm). Finally, though, we have the actual data — supplied by the Senate Joint Committee on Taxation, conservative friends — to show they lied. First, how to read the charts, via PBS: For […]

Ivanka Touts Tax Plan And Gets Shredded On Social Media (TWEETS)

Ivanka Touts Tax Plan And Gets Shredded On Social Media (TWEETS)

This promises to be a very Merry Christmas for the Trump family. Not only is Dotard Donnie in the White House (for now, at least), but thanks to Congress, they just got a gigantic tax cut that will net them millions of dollars in savings over the next few years. Pop the corks, it’s party […]

GOP Tax Bill Is So Bad That Republicans Admit They’ll Need Another One To ‘Fix’ It

GOP Tax Bill Is So Bad That Republicans Admit They’ll Need Another One To ‘Fix’ It

As a rule, when Congress writes and passes a piece of legislation, they try to work out any possible problems with the bill before they actually pass it. But when it comes to the GOP tax bill, it appears they’ll go full steam ahead, even though they realize there are major problems with the so-called […]

Fellow Republicans Expect Paul Ryan To Step Down After Tax Vote

Fellow Republicans Expect Paul Ryan To Step Down After Tax Vote

Paul Ryan — who only reluctantly agreed to be Speaker of the House when the GOP was desperate to find a consensus candidate — could be on the verge of giving up his position as soon as the Republican tax bill is completed. According to The Huffington Post: “When the House Freedom Caucus gathered Monday […]