Editorial Roundup: “If True” Edition
The Trump administration was again rocked by a series of negative editorials from newspapers across the country this week, as they planned to raise taxes on the middle class to give wealthy people like Trump a tax cut, refused to act to prevent mass shootings like the tragedy in Texas, and wouldn’t demand Roy Moore drop out of the Alabama Senate race following revelations he’d made sexual advances on underage girls.
Here’s what Americans read this week in their local newspapers:
Asbury Park Press: GOP Tax Reform Plan Works — For The Rich
House Republicans revealed their tax “reform” plan on Thursday, the one President Trump has never tired of telling us will be really, really terrific — maybe the best idea in the history of American history. He is, of course, spectacularly wrong.
This is a colossal mess, a wildly ill-conceived handout to the wealthy […]Read more after the jump.