That’s 1.5 T over 10 years, or 150B a year. Now lowered to 100B a year with the last minute adjustments.

I see no indication in your rant that you understand this.

If I take the lowest income 20% of American workers, and distribute 100B a year to them (so, roughly, 20% of 160M workers = 32M workers), then give them 100B a year, that’s (dividing through by workers, weeks, then hours) that comes to a raise of a buck fifty an hour.

I am no fan of additional deficits, and would prefer that the new plan be revenue neutral……but there’s no reason to use bad math to support doing nothing.

Keep in mind that the only tax plan that’s clearly worse than the GOP’s plan is the one we currently have. If our current scheme were presented to Congress today, both parties would barf all over it.

Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.

Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.