Workers barely benefited from Trump’s sweeping tax cut, investigation shows

Big companies drove Donald Trump’s tax cut law
but refused to commit to any specific wage hikes for workers, despite
repeated White House promises it would help employees, an investigation
shows. The 2017 Tax and Jobs Act – the Trump administration’s one major piece of enacted legislation – did deliver the biggest corporate tax cut in US history, but ultimately workers benefited almost not at all.

Publisher: The Guardian | Author: Victoria Herrmann

TAGS
campaign promises, economy, governance, one percent, tax policy, and trump agenda
DATE PUBLISHED
2019-05-01 (Modified: 2019-05-01)

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