Tag: tax cuts

Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in the US House of Representatives -- shown here in January at an event in Florida -- spoke for more than eight hours on the House floor, the longest in more than a century

Pelosi Triples Down After Dems Warn Her Not to Call Tax Cuts ‘Crumbs’

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) tripled down on calling the GOP’s recently enacted tax cuts “crumbs” after multiple Democrats warned her this week that doing so could make Democrats look like “patricians” to working-class voters and hurt the party’s chances of taking back Congress in the fall.

Half of Tax Cuts Will Go to Middle Class Americans

Middle-class Americans will get $122.6 billion in tax cuts in 2019 under the Republican tax plan likely to win Congressional approval this week, according to an analysis released Monday by the Joint Committee on Taxation.

Dana Rohrabacher Is Still a ‘No’ on Republican Tax Reform Bill

Conservative Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) is still voting “no” on the Republican party’s new tax reform bill, even though party leaders have attempted to make adjustments to bring reluctant members from California and New York on board ahead of a vote on the final bill in the House of Representatives on Tuesday.