(via BBC Newsnight)
Waivers in “Buy American” laws provide large loopholes that permit government procurement from other countries. Our taxpayer dollars should be used to provide well-paying jobs here at home.
The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers writes that waivers to the laws should be eliminated.
If you work for a living, your taxes are going up under the GOP / Trump tax plan.
“It raises another $1.3 trillion by going after deductions for state and local taxes, mortgage interest, charitable contributions, interest on student loans, medical expenses, teachers’ out-of-pocket expenses for paper and pencils for students, and a bunch of other nickel-and-diming of the middle class. No change drawer in the car, couch cushion, or plastic piggy bank is going untouched in the hunt for money to pay for the tax cut. “
The biggest tax hike in American history is being used to pay for the biggest tax cut.