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GOP Tax Cuts Hardwire Inequity for Poor and Middle Class


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GOP Tax Cuts Hardwire Inequity for Poor and Middle Class

Sam Pizzigati

New data suggest the United States may now be about to enter into its third economic epoch since World War II.

The Senate-passed tax bill, as Intercept Washington bureau chief Ryan Grim catalogs, raises $1.3 trillion “by going after deductions for state and local taxes, mortgage interest, charitable contributions, interest on student loans, medical expenses, teachers’ out-of-pocket expenses for paper and pencils for students, and a bunch of other nickel-and-diming of the middle class.”

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Sen Ron Johnson is upset that the military is “underfunded”–the military is up to 700 billion a year-these republicans want tax cuts ----so lets cut the military budget in half. Its time to make this bloated military budget a major issue.