President Trump Touts Tax Bill During Minnesota Visit

Darnell Taylor
April 17, 2019

April 15 is the final day to file and pay your 2018 taxes. With the provisions taking effect a year ago, taxpayers are now tallying their final accounting and, in many cases, wondering what happened to the tax cuts touted by Mr. Trump and GOP lawmakers. U.S. Treasurer Jovita Carranza also was on board Air Force One, according to the White House.

"The metro was hard for us in 2018, but we're confident that the second congressional district, the third congressional district, we can get these seats back", said Carnahan. Eastern Time. The president gave a thumbs up through a vehicle window as he arrived. The tax cut is increasing the federal debt.

You can view video of Trump's visit to Nuss Truck below. The Second District is represented by U.S. Rep. Angie Craig, a Democrat who defeated Republican incumbent Jason Lewis in November.

April 15 is a day to take stock.

"We promised these tax cuts would be rocket fuel for the American economy and we were absolutely right", Trump told an audience at a trucking company where a red, white and blue banner exclaimed: "USA open for business".

Minnesota, which gave the country Vice Presidents Hubert Humphrey and Walter Mondale, both Democrats, hasn't given its 10 electoral votes to a Republican since Richard Nixon in 1972.

Most economists - including at the Federal Reserve - anticipate growth will slump this year to just above 2 percent as the stimulus from the tax cuts wanes.

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The N ew York Timesreported Monday that most polls showed the majority of Americans believed they did not get a tax cut from Trump's administration.

According to the Economic Policy Institute, most USA workers have seen little to no benefit from the GOP's $1.5 trillion Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). The average tax break for the top 1 percent was $62,000 in 2018, according to Time.

More evidence came from a report by tax preparer H&R Block on Thursday that said Americans were undergoing a "confusing tax experience" this season.

"I love them, I love them", Trump responded. According to Mother Jones, a campaign aide for the New Jersey Democrat said reforms to the federal estate and inheritance tax could fund Booker's plan to provide every newborn in the US with a $1,000 savings account until they turn 18 with more money going toward lower-income families.

Further muddling the picture was the federal deduction for state and local taxes being capped at $10,000, which has mattered in high-tax states such as Minnesota, California and NY, among others.

Walz, who has released his taxes dating back to when he ran for Congress in 2006, posted redacted copies of all those returns on an official state web page devoted to "open government."

Now that Trump's been told that his suggested use of water tankers would have collapsed Notre Dame Cathedral, he may instead have them fly over the Capitol when the House and Ways Committee is in session.

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