No, the tax reform bill passed by the Senate did not signal the “death of America” as we know it.
It was the vile Obamacare bill that killed decent and affordable health care for millions.
Via Daily Caller.
The Senate passed a tax reform bill early Saturday that gave Republicans a rare legislative victory amid a recent famine of achievements….
Like all major legislative packages that come before Congress, there was a lot of heated rhetoric voiced against it before its passage. Tax cuts for the rich at the expense of the poor. Puts America further into debt. It won’t help our economy at all, etc.
These are all typical complaints about Republican tax plans. But what was unusual was the reaction to the passage of the bill by many prominent liberals.
Judging by these responses, you would’ve thought the GOP had just enacted the forced resettlement of all millennials into gulags.
“America died tonight,” bemoaned liberal journalist Kurt Eichenwald on Twitter. “Economic suicide adopted to feed the insatiable greed of donors, who have been refusing to dole out $ to GOP until they got their tax cuts. Voters fooled by propaganda and tribal hatred. Millenials: move away if you can. USA is over. We killed it.”….
“And that’s it. By a vote of 51-49, taken at nearly 2 a.m. on a Saturday morning, the U.S. Senate has just voted to gut the U.S. tax code, with implications for every American,” tweeted progressive meteorologist Eric Holthaus. “A bunch of old white men are applauding as democracy dies in the darkness.”….