Trump disavows his bogus tax plan
Donald Trump told Chuck Todd of NBC News:
Let me explain how the world works, okay? I think nobody knows more about taxes than I do, and income than I do. But I’ll explain how it all works. I come up with the biggest tax cut by far of any candidate. Anybody. And I put it in. But that doesn’t mean that’s what we’re going to get. We have to negotiate.
The thing I’m going to do is make sure the middle class gets good tax breaks. Because they have been absolutely shunned. The other thing, I’m going to fight very hard for business. For the wealthy, I think, frankly, it’s going to go up. And you know what, it really should go up. Because the wealthy–
So it turns out that Trump’s massive tax cuts for the wealthy was actually just a debating point when he was trying to win the nomination of the Republican Party (although it was never really clear that he actually read the stuff on his own website), and now that he has won the nomination he is pivoting towards a more common sense and less stupid tax plan.
This makes me happy that I voted for Trump.