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RE: SENATE BUDGET RESOLUTION AND GOP TAX CUTS VOTE THIS WEEK

As soon as this Thursday, the U.S. Senate is expected to vote on a budget resolution that would slash essential public services by $5.8 trillion while easing the way for consideration of the Trump-GOP tax cuts that will cost trillions of dollars and mostly benefit the wealthy and corporations. We urge you to write an editorial or column recommending that your home state senators vote “no” on the package.... read more


219 REPUBLICAN HOUSE MEMBERS JUST VOTED TO CUT MEDICAID, MEDICARE, AND PUBLIC EDUCATION TO GIVE TAX BREAKS TO MILLIONAIRES AND CORPORATIONS

Earlier today, the House of Representatives voted 219 to 206 in favor of the Republican House budget resolution that proposed $5.8 trillion in cuts over the next decade to Medicare, Medicaid, education, infrastructure and other critical services while paving the way for trillions of dollars in tax cuts... read more


WORST FEATURES OF THE TRUMP—RYAN TAX PLAN

The Trump-Ryan tax plan is not tax “reform,” but massive tax cuts for the wealthy and corporations that will jeopardize Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid and public education. Based on earlier Trump and Ryan plans cost estimates, the plan could cut... read more


Updated Analysis: Trump’s Unpaid-For Tax Cuts May Total $5 Trillion In New Tax Plan

An analysis by Americans for Tax Fairness of the tax framework released today by President Trump and Republican leaders in Congress shows that Trump’s tax cuts could total a massive $6.7 to $8.3 trillion, $3 to $5 trillion of which... read more


News: Trump Lied Again About His Tax Cuts

Just a few hours ago, President Trump sat down with congressional leaders from the bipartisan Problem Solvers Caucus to discuss his tax cut plan. During the Q&A, Trump claimed that wealthy individuals will not benefit from his plan...... read more


Trump’s False Claims about Taxes: His Rhetoric Contradicts His Actual Proposals – and Reality

Today, August 30, 2017, President Trump will promote his plans to change the nation’s tax code at a closed-to-the-public event in Springfield, Missouri. The speech will take place at a business owned by one of his campaign donors... read more


ATF Launches New Campaign Showing the True Costs of Trump’s Tax Cuts for the Wealthy and Corporations

Americans for Tax Fairness, a coalition of 425 endorsing groups united in support of a fair tax system, is launching a new campaign against Donald Trump's and Congressional Republicans' plans to slash taxes... read more