Working people are responding positively to the larger paychecks they’re receiving due to tax reform. Nancy Pelosi has repeatedly referred to it as crumbs but regular people don’t feel that way.
Normal Americans to Sneering Democrats: No, Seriously, Tax Reform ‘Crumbs’ Are Actually Helping Us
Democrats’ startlingly bad talking point is paternalistic snobbery, and their targets can feel it. Here’s a local news report out of an ABC affiliate in Louisiana:
If you recently noticed a sudden jump in your paycheck it’s most likely not a mistake. Some companies are giving employees bonuses or pay raises in the wake of Congress passing President Trump’s tax reform bill. The tax plan itself is leaving more take-home pay in your paycheck too. “Basically it’s a one to two percent raise that they didn’t have to pay anything for,” says accountant, Kyle George. “It’s bigger than crumbs like the politicians were saying… It’s bigger than crumbs,” says Mark Guilbeau of Lafayette. And they’re already making plans for what to do with it. “I plan to pay down some credit card debt,” says Guilbeau… Experts say no worker should be impacted negatively.
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People who work hard for a living know what’s up. The Democrats look awful for criticizing this.