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Democrats struggle with rising
popularity of GOP tax law

Washington Examiner [DC], by Al Weaver

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Posted By:garnet, 2/19/2018 8:33:01 AM

Democrats are struggling to cope with the rising popularity of the Republican tax law, less than nine months until the midterm elections. Democrats received a wake-up call of sorts earlier this week when Priorities USA, a top Democratic super PAC, released a memo calling on Democrats to message more consistently against the tax law. The law´s standing has increased in the polls as GOP groups pitch the tax cuts to voters as a solid Republican accomplishment."I think the memo is spot on. Absolutely spot on," said Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill., one of the 12 House Democrats who sit in districts where


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Reply 1 - Posted by: klezmer, 2/19/2018 8:45:45 AM     (No. 11548504)

Translation: Democrats struggle with more Americans wanting to keep their hard-earned cash instead of having it squandered by the government.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bobgray2, 2/19/2018 8:52:38 AM     (No. 11548515)

Of course they are struggling. Dems believe all money belongs to the government and it is their job to distribute it among the peons as they see fit. After making sure that they and their political supporters are justly compensated. How incredibly greedy and bourgeois of conservative GOP to suggest that the people who work and earn money should be allowed to keep more of it. The audacity of President Trump to assert that citizens would be better stewards of their own money than the democrat party.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: wilarrbie, 2/19/2018 8:54:09 AM     (No. 11548517)

fta: "It´s tougher to win when people are seeing more money," Yarmuth said, although he believes noting the disparity between the rich and other taxpayers will eventually resonate with voters.
Yarmuth(D) misses the point a bit. Dems look at people (those who work and pay taxes) who are getting TO KEEP more of THEIR OWN money as a problem to get their votes. It is only when they take from those to GIVE to those who do NOT work and pay taxes as the easy votes to garner. And it´s going to be much harder to take it back away now. Good for Trump.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: steveW, 2/19/2018 8:59:42 AM     (No. 11548526)

Democrats struggle with the rising popularity of an economy not under the jackboot of BarackHussein.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: citizen, 2/19/2018 9:45:43 AM     (No. 11548598)

Instead of calling us deplorables, they can call us crumb snatchers. Pelosi already does.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: judy, 2/19/2018 10:04:01 AM     (No. 11548627)

Wait until they file their taxes & see the increase in their refunds.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 2/19/2018 10:39:44 AM     (No. 11548672)

What will always happen when the people see through the lies of the Democrats and their media. They keep telling us it raining while they are taking a leak on the country.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 2/19/2018 11:45:14 AM     (No. 11548780)

"It´s tougher to win when people are seeing more money"

It´s also tougher to win when you delivered NOTHING, not even crumbs, for 8 years, you´re stupid, corrupt, and your lead people are Shut Down Chuckie and Nancy Pelousy.

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