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Fighting Back: “Democrats are fighting back and we are going to defend Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security.””


The Weekly Democratic Party Address was delivered by Senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island.

(Sen. Whitehouse talks about the Republican #TaxScam)

“The massive tax giveaway Republicans pushed through Congress and President Trump signed into law late last year turns Tax Day into payday for the most well off, delivering enormous giveaways to the wealthy and well-connected. Since the Republicans passed their tax bill, corporations have spent more than $235 billion buying back stock. That’s a staggering 37 times as much as they have spent on workers’ bonuses or wage increases.”

(CSPAN link to Weekly Democratic Address: here)