Nancy Pelosi

Tax Reform Bill: The February Surprise

What is the New York Times going to say when voters see their taxes go down and their wages go up? Unable to stop pro-growth tax reform, many media folk have consoled themselves with persuading middle-income Americans that there’s little in it for them. This may go down as the most misleading political message since President Obama told insured patients that his health plan had nothing to do with changing their coverage. And it will have a much shorter shelf-life. Typical of the genre, a New York Times editorial claims, “The tax bill’s generosity toward real estate titans stands in…


“This is Armaggedon” Says Nancy Pelosi

On Monday night, the GOP tax bill took another step toward President Trump’s desk when Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.), named nine members to the conference committee, including Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas). The Senate is expected to name their negotiators later this week as the two chambers work to reconcile their respective versions of the bill. As the bill moves forward, Democrats are becoming increasingly frantic — and apocalyptic — in their efforts to derail tax reform. “[This bill] is the worst bill in the history of the United States Congress,” claimed House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi…