Posts Tagged ‘tax cut’
Steve Mnuchin Money Quote saying as Treasury Secretary nominee in January of 2017, that the rich would not receive a tax cut, which was then called the ‘Mnuchin Rule‘ on taxes. Steve Mnuchin said:
Any reductions we have in upper-income taxes will be offset by less deductions, so there will be no absolute tax cut for the upper class. There will be a big tax cut for the middle class, but any tax cuts we have for the upper class will be offset by less deductions that pay for it.
— Steve Mnuchin
John Fugelsang Money Quote saying that tax cuts to rich white guys is being disguised as healthcare reform with a misleading title designed for public consumption. John Fugelsang said:
Stop calling it the American Health Care Act and call it what it is – a tax cut by rich white men to other rich white men who don’t need it
— John Fugelsang
Stop calling it the American Health Care Act and call it what it is – a tax cut by rich white men to other rich white men who don't need it.
— John Fugelsang (@JohnFugelsang) May 4, 2017
Robert Dole Money Quote saying tax cut is intended to leave money in hands of working Americans. Robert Dole said:
The purpose of a tax cut is to leave more money where it belongs: in the hands of the working men and working women who earned it in the first place
— Robert Dole
Tim Ryan Money Quotation saying republicans in congress are insisting on tax cuts to balance the federal budget, ignoring revenue side of equation. Tim Ryan said:
Maybe we do need to trim some spending, but we also need revenue. Again, you can’t fill a pothole with a tax cut. You can’t put in special operations forces with a tax cut. You can’t build a missile defense system with a tax cut. You need to make these investments
— Tim Ryan