“Trump Tax Plan Benefits Wealthy, Including Trump,” declared the New York Times.
“$5 Trillion question for Trump tax plan: How to pay for it,” CNBC declared.
“Trump’s tax plan poised to help Trump,” USA Todayreported.
“Trump adviser Gary Cohn says tax plan might not help middle class,” New York’s Daily Newssaid.
Democrats immediately dashed any hopes that the tax overhaul would receive bipartisan support.
Senator Bernie Sanders declared the plan “morally repugnant and bad economic policy.”
Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer slammed the proposal, saying it read like it was masterminded by former Goldman Sachs bankers in the administration. In a speech on the Senate floor, Schumer accused the GOP of having “designed their tax plan to be cheered in country clubs and corporate board rooms.”
“Has the president read his plan? Has he been involved in creating this plan? Or is it the people around him, many of them from Wall Street who came up with this plan, and the president doesn’t even know what it does?” Schumer asked.Read more at Breitbart