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Where is the payroll tax break? [Video]

Where is the payroll tax break?

The 6% payroll tax break is now in effect. But why aren't you getting it?

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President Trump signs several executive orders [Video]

President Trump signs several executive orders

President Trump signed several executive orders this weekend, but experts say the likelihood of them taking effect is in question.

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Trump’s payroll tax ‘cut’ fizzles

More than a month after Trump signed an executive memorandum to defer the collection of the payroll taxes that workers pay to help fund Social Security, few companies or people are taking part.
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Could Social Security Be Out of Money to Pay Benefits in 2023?

A permanent payroll tax cut could make this happen.
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Social Security could be depleted by 2023 if Trump eliminates the payroll tax, chief actuary says

social security could be depleted by 2023 if trump eliminates the payroll tax, chief actuary says
· The Social Security trust fund would be exhausted by 2023 if payroll taxes were eliminated, the Social Security Administration's chief actuary said in a letter to four Democrats. · Trump has said..
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'It's baffling:' A former top Obama economist rips into Republicans lacking an economy-saving stimulus plan

'it's baffling:' a former top obama economist rips into republicans lacking an economy-saving stimulus plan
· Jason Furman, a top economist during the Obama administration, had a lot of criticism for how Republicans handled stimulus negotiations. · "I think it's baffling that the White House didn't have a..
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Businesses: Trump's Payroll Tax Cut Won't Work Without Congress

Thirty trade groups banded together and sent a letter to Congress and the White House saying President Donald Trump's payroll tax order won't work without Congress, The Hill reports.
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Democrats Criticized Trump’s Payroll Tax Cut, But They Praised Similar Cuts Under Obama

'They’re absurdly unconstitutional'
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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's risk to Social Security, economy myth

BALTIMORE (AP) — President Donald Trump’s proposed payroll tax cut is a threat to Social Security no matter how he casts it. During a news conference Wednesday, he insisted he could eliminate..
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Biden Criticized Trump’s Order Cutting Payroll Tax. During The Recession, Obama Said It Would Be ‘Inexcusable’ To Block A Similar Tax Cut

FLASHBACK: Obama Pushed Lawmakers To A Pass Payroll Tax Cut In 2011. Biden Bashed Trump For Doing Something Similar
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Biden in 2011: Payroll Tax Cut Won't Hurt Social Security, Medicare

Democrats are hypocritical in their opposition to President Donald Trump's suspension of the payroll tax, the Republican Party claimed on Sunday, citing past support for such a move by presumptive..
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Pelosi Praised Payroll Tax Cut Under Obama

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., praised former President Barack Obama's payroll tax cut in 2011.It serves as a counter to Democrats deriding President Donald Trump's executive order on a payroll..
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Schumer: Payroll Tax Cut Plan Just a 'Deferral,' Won't Achieve Goal

Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., on Sunday called President Donald Trump's executive order on a payroll tax cut "way off-base."In an interview on ABC News' "This Week," Schumer said it..
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Trump's $400 weekly boost to unemployment insurance won't increase benefits for jobless Americans anytime soon

trump's $400 weekly boost to unemployment insurance won't increase benefits for jobless americans anytime soon
· President Donald Trump signed an executive action on Saturday to enact a $400 weekly boost to state unemployment benefits, a cut from the $600 level it once was during the coronavirus pandemic. ·..
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Trump said people of color 'just set a record for new jobs.' Data show the unemployment rate for Black Americans has barely changed in the last month.

trump said people of color 'just set a record for new jobs.' data show the unemployment rate for black americans has barely changed in the last month.
· Speaking at a Saturday news conference, President Donald Trump commemorated the US economy for seeing "a new record for jobs" for people of color. · But the monthly jobs report the Bureau of Labor..
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Trump pledged to permanently scrap the payroll taxes used to fund Social Security and Medicare if he wins re-election

· President Donald Trump vowed on Saturday to scrap the payroll tax, a funding mechanism for Social Security and Medicare, if he wins re-election. · "If I'm victorious on November 3rd, I plan to..
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Trump Signs Executive Orders For COVID-19 Relief

trump signs executive orders for covid-19 relief
US President Donald Trump has signed a series of executive orders giving extended economic relief to Americans struggling economically during the Covid-19 pandemic after negotiations with Democrats..
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Trump signs executive orders enacting $400 unemployment benefit, payroll tax cut after coronavirus stimulus talks stall

Trump's order enacts a $400 weekly federal unemployment benefit, less than the $600 benefit that expired at the end of July.  
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Trump held a last-minute press conference and claimed expansive executive authority as coronavirus relief negotiations fall apart

trump held a last-minute press conference and claimed expansive executive authority as coronavirus relief negotiations fall apart
· Trump held a last-minute press conference on Friday at his golf club in Bedminster, New Jersey, and claimed to be ready to move forward with executive action on coronavirus relief. · He said he..
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Trump implementing a payroll tax cut through executive order would blow a hole in Social Security and Medicare's finances, economists warn

trump implementing a payroll tax cut through executive order would blow a hole in social security and medicare's finances, economists warn
· Economists are warning that if Trump enacts a payroll tax cut, it would weaken the shaky finances of the Social Security and Medicare trust funds. · It's unclear whether the president would..
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The jobs report was good. The US economy is still a mess.

the jobs report was good. the us economy is still a mess.
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Trump is threatening to enact a payroll tax cut through executive order. But that doesn't mean you'll see extra money on your paycheck if it happens.

trump is threatening to enact a payroll tax cut through executive order. but that doesn't mean you'll see extra money on your paycheck if it happens.
· Trump has repeatedly threatened to circumvent Congress and enact a payroll tax cut on his own. · The idea gained traction in the White House after two conservative economists called on the..
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Economist Stephen Moore: Payroll Tax Cut Could Help Economy

President Donald Trump's call for a payroll tax cut could help businesses start to function again, economist Stephen Moore said Thursday. 
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US Pres. Trump: Working on executive order targeting eviction protections, payroll tax cut

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Fears of 'unconstitutional abuse of power' as Trump threatens to suspend payroll tax

Advocacy groups fear payroll tax cut would undermine Social Security funding
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A Payroll Tax Cut Could Still Be in the Cards -- Even Though It Didn't Make It Into Republicans' Coronavirus Relief Bill

Technically speaking, President Trump has the power to suspend payroll taxes for the latter part of 2020, despite the drawbacks of going that route.
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Let's talk about his face for a minute

let's talk about his face for a minute
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Trump Considers Suspending Evictions, Implementing Payroll Tax Cut

As lawmakers continue to hash out the details of another coronavirus relief package, President Donald Trump is mulling taking executive action of his own in order to help Americans, Fox...
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Steve Forbes to Newsmax TV: Trump May Order Payroll Tax Cut

President Donald Trump, disappointed Republicans did not include his payroll tax cut, might considering getting his way on cutting payroll taxes via executive order – "just tell the treasury don't..
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Senate Republicans just proposed a fresh round of $1,200 stimulus checks for Americans

senate republicans just proposed a fresh round of $1,200 stimulus checks for americans
· Senate Republicans unveiled a stimulus proposal on Monday that included another $1,200 direct payment to Americans. · McConnell last week said Republicans supported additional stimulus checks for..
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Jobless people would be better off with a second stimulus check than with the payroll tax cut that Trump is championing: McConnell

jobless people would be better off with a second stimulus check than with the payroll tax cut that trump is championing: mcconnell
· McConnell said the GOP scrapped the payroll tax cut since a stimulus check carried more benefits for jobless people. · "I think we are a lot better off just to send another direct cash payment to..
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Dow slides 182 points amid rising US-China tensions and halted tech rally

dow slides 182 points amid rising us-china tensions and halted tech rally
· *US stocks dropped on Friday after China ordered the closure of the US Consulate in Chengdu, ratcheting up tensions between the economic superpowers.* · *The US made a similar order on Wednesday,..
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Elon Musk says he doesn't support another government stimulus because of 'special interests.' Most of his 44,000 employees likely benefitted from it. (TSLA)

elon musk says he doesn't support another government stimulus because of 'special interests.' most of his 44,000 employees likely benefitted from it. (tsla)
· Elon Musk on Friday decried "special interest earmarks" in economic relief measures that have largely helped pad an economic decline sparked by the coronavirus.  · In a tweetstorm, the..
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US stocks drop after China escalates tensions with consulate order

· *US stocks slipped on Friday after China ordered the closure of the US Consulate in Chengdu, ratcheting up tensions between the economic superpowers.* · *The US made a similar order on Wednesday,..
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Mnuchin: Coronavirus bill won't include payroll tax cut

Senate Republicans' proposed legislation to help the US economy recover from the coronavirus will not include a payroll tax c -More- 
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3 Reasons Why Trump's Payroll Tax Cut Won't Be in the Senate's Coronavirus Stimulus Bill

The president wanted that tax break included in Congress's next big COVID-19 relief package, but the drawbacks would outweigh the benefits.
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Trump bows to conventional wisdom, cancels GOP Jacksonville jamboree

Trump gave up on the Jacksonville portion of the GOP convention, conceding it's "not the right time" for a large gathering, and a payroll tax cut he wanted in the stimulus.
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Senate Republicans, White House Divided On Next Round Of Relief

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Watch VideoOn Thursday, a next-round stimulus package, including plans to extend a federal unemployment benefit, never made it out of the gate.  “We have a fundamental agreement. We still have a..
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Trump says he told Republicans Dems wouldn't allow payroll tax cut: 'We have to go on to the next thing'

President Trump during his Thursday briefing at the White House said he told Republicans to drop the payroll tax cut from the next coronavirus relief bill since Democrats were not going to sign off on..
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Trump backs down on payroll tax cut

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Trump tried blaming Democrats for spiking the payroll-tax cut — but it was actually Republicans that squashed it

trump tried blaming democrats for spiking the payroll-tax cut — but it was actually republicans that squashed it
· Trump assailed Democrats and blamed them for the payroll tax cut being left out of the Senate GOP plan. · But it was Republicans who dropped the measure, since many GOP senators expressed..
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Read a rough draft of the GOP's initial relief bill proposal, which is circulating around the highest levels of Congress

read a rough draft of the gop's initial relief bill proposal, which is circulating around the highest levels of congress
· Business Insider obtained a rough outline of the initial GOP coronavirus relief bill is being circulated among top aides in Congress. · Provisions in the draft include $25 billion in coronavirus..
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The bright spot in Trump's coronavirus response

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Trump says Republicans 'didn't want to ask' for payroll tax cut in coronavirus bill due to Dem objections

President Trump on Thursday claimed Republicans “didn’t want to ask” for a payroll tax cut in the next coronavirus bill due to Democrats’ objections to his top ask for the stimulus package,..
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White House drops payroll tax cut after GOP allies object

The White House reluctantly dropped its bid to cut Social Security payroll taxes Thursday as Republicans prepared to unveil a $1 trillion COVID-19 rescue package, yielding to opposition to the idea..
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Coronavirus stimulus: 3 key takeaways on what's dividing Trump and Republicans

Analysis: Tea Party conservatives muddy the waters, Trump gets bailed out on his payroll tax cut, and Pelosi rejects stopgap extensions of key programmes
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