This interview from this morning with Governor Andrew Cuomo arguing for more redistribution instead of tax reform is quite remarkable. And pay attention to Cuomo’s argument that the blue states were not part of the negotiations. That was their choice. No Democrat, including Chuck Schumer of Cuomo’s New York, wanted to be anywhere near anything like tax reform. For being an NPR interview, there was considerable pushback from the host, and for good reason: Cuomo’s answers were beyond egregious. Here are the show notes, and you can listen here:
Also this morning, NPR has a show called 1A that devoted the entire show to tax reform and what it means for each of us.
Republican Congressman Jim Renacci of Ohio is quite good. Later there is a panel which is 2 to 1, with Alex Brill of AEI as the only sane voice.
Keynesian Democrats caught lying about tax reform: