Sabotage Obamacare to finance more tax cuts for the rich? No thanks
Tuesday, 14 November 2017 As Republicans try to rush a tax bill through Congress, some lawmakers want to use the measure to kill a key piece of the Affordable Care Act. Doing so would free up more dollars for tax cuts, but in the most shortsighted and cynical way: by inducing fewer low- and moderate-income Americans to...
The No. 2 Senate Republican says the GOP is intent on repealing the individual mandate requirement under “Obamacare” as part of the tax bill. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas told reporters on Tuesday: “We’re going to repeal the tax on poor Americans.”
Taxes are complicated. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), signed into law by President Donald Trump in December 2017, made significant changes to the tax code, which you'll see for the first time when..
More than 90 percent of children in the US see a doctor at least once a year, which means countless hours spent in waiting rooms for parents. What if those hours could be used for something productive..
Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) floated the idea of a 70% top marginal tax rate, in an interview with Anderson Cooper on 60 minutes, giving conservatives yet another reason to obsess over..
America operates on a progressive tax system. That means as a person earns more and progresses through tax brackets, their tax rate increases for each level of income. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of..