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Tax Cut Popularity Surges, Dem ´Blue
Wave´ May Have Crested: IBD/TIPP Poll

Investor´s Business Daily, by John Merline

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Posted By:RockyTCB, 2/6/2018 8:01:36 AM

The more the public learns about the Republican-passed tax cuts, which took effect in January, the more they like them, according to the latest IBD/TIPP poll, which also found President Trump´s favorability continuing to climb, as the Democrats´ chances of a wave election in November appear to diminish. The poll found a sharp turnaround in public opinion on the tax cuts, which were universally derided by Democrats, none of whom voted for it. Of those following news about the tax cuts closely, a plurality now says the tax cuts will help their own households and the economy. On the impact on their own household,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 2/6/2018 9:31:45 AM     (No. 11535252)

There was never a "Blue Wave" except in the minds of those who knew that Hillary was as shoe in to win the presidency.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: dvc, 2/6/2018 10:39:42 AM     (No. 11535324)

#1 said it all.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: vanimal, 2/6/2018 10:55:31 AM     (No. 11535341)

Time to start a Red Tsunami, the Undemocratic Senators in red states need to be voted out of office and their needs to be ample funds supplied to the candidates. We know, thanks to Trump that the GOP has been raising lots of money. Also small states like NH there are vulnerable do nothing democrats running for congress and they are very beatable but the GOP never spend any money here. Just a little bit of money pays big dividends.
So GOP, heavily invest in your candidates this time around and you will get some very positive surprises like a Red Tsunami.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/6/2018 6:06:11 PM     (No. 11535753)

Ahem, a Blue painted Brown Wave of Crap.

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