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The GOP tax plan got a triple whammy of brutal reviews

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Three new analyses of the Senate's Tax Cuts and Jobs Act all delivered bad news for Republican leaders.
The Tax Policy Center found that more than 50% of Americans would see a tax increase in 2027 under the bill.
Only one out of 42 economists surveyed by the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business said the bill would increase economic growth substantially.
The Penn-Wharton Budget Model found that the bill would blow a hole in the federal deficit.
While Congress is on a week-long Thanksgiving break, the breakneck speed of the Republican push to reform the US tax code has brought a...
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GOP Tax Plan Is Right to Kill Individual Mandate

GOP Tax Plan Is Right to Kill Individual Mandate

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Christian Schneider , Milwaukee JS
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Poll: Economists Unanimous That Debt Would Balloon Under GOP Tax Plan

Poll: Economists Unanimous That Debt Would Balloon Under GOP Tax Plan

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A poll found that 38 economists agree the GOP tax plan will not pay for itself through growth. In fact, they're doubtful that growth will happen anyway.
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