THE FINANCE 202: TRUMP AND GOP BLOWING THROUGH YELLOW LIGHTS ON WAY TO MASSIVE TAX OVERHAUL – Joe Walsh

THE FINANCE 202: TRUMP AND GOP BLOWING THROUGH YELLOW LIGHTS ON WAY TO MASSIVE TAX OVERHAUL

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From The Washington Post.

The Trump administration is seeking to pass a tax bill that will be a monumental change for America.

This past Wednesday, all 52 Republican senators voted to begin debating the bill.

The state of flux means GOP leaders have yet to lock in the support they need. But the clip at which the proposal is moving reflects a decision to embrace speed as a means of eschewing closer scrutiny from stakeholders, nonpartisan scorekeepers and wavering members of their own party.

Joe Walsh, former Congressman and now right-wing talk show host, tweeted “With this tax bill, Republicans are racing to pass something, anything, without knowing what it is they’re passing. They’ll find out what’s in it AFTER they pass it. That’s exactly what the Democrats did with Obamacare.”

Read the full article on The Washington Post.

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