In 2017, Donald Trump and Pat Toomey knowingly sold Pennsylvania snake-oil. The tax cuts they swore would revitalize the middle-class have delivered nothing but a windfall for their ultra-wealthy patrons.
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How Real Pennsylvanians Fared
Truth vs. Lies
The goal of the #GOPTaxScam is singular: make Republicans’ rich donors richer, at the expense of everyone else.
— PA Democratic Party (@PADems) April 15, 2019
Trump promised tax cuts would bring back jobs, but GM workers in Ohio feel betrayed via The Center for Public Integrity
How Sen. Pat Toomey turned the Republican tax bill away from populism via Washington Post
What Others are Saying
The GOP tax scam was a huge windfall for the extremely wealthy and largest corporations while working families were left out in the cold. We can fix that with the #WorkingFamilies Tax Relief Act. #TaxDay2019
— Senator Bob Casey (@SenBobCasey) April 15, 2019
Instead, millions fewer Americans are set to receive tax refunds, while up to 30 million taxpayers could face additional penalties from the IRS because of the new tax law. pic.twitter.com/BT9AK77ZIG
— Senate Democrats (@SenateDems) April 15, 2019
🚫 Manufacturers closed plants to ship jobs overseas.
🚫 Big corporations paid zero in taxes while ordinary, hard-working people got slapped with a tax hike.
🚫 Trump is actively pushing to gut of over $2 trillion from Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security. pic.twitter.com/2XtyUQqhs1
— Nancy Pelosi (@TeamPelosi) April 15, 2019
— The Democrats (@TheDemocrats) April 15, 2019
The IRS paid out $6 billion LESS in refunds this year because of the #GOPTaxScam. Big businesses and billionaires were the main beneficiaries of the Republican tax plan and we're all paying for it. #TaxDay https://t.co/E4CDTnNP2A
— Swing Left (@swingleft) April 15, 2019
.@DavidPepper: “General Motors is laying off 14,000 workers across North America and shuttering factories including their plant in Lordstown, Ohio, all while they reap a windfall from the #TrumpTaxScam."https://t.co/ElGdkjflFg #TaxDay #NotADime #TaxDay2019
— Ohio Dems (@OHDems) April 15, 2019
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