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AT&T Is Seriously Sucking Up to Donald Trump

Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. Here is AT&T on the Republican tax plan: June 2017: “AT&T is on pace to invest around $22 billion in the United States this year, CEO Randall Stephenson told CNBC on Thursday….Ahead of the tech meeting, Stephenson told “Squawk Box” the company will increase its…

These 6 Jaw-Dropping Charts Show Just How Much Rich People Will Gain From the GOP Tax Bill

DeanDrobot/iStock Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. On Wednesday, House Republicans approved a sweeping $1.5 trillion tax bill that’s deeply unpopular among Americans. The bill now just needs President Donald Trump’s signature to become a law. Recent analyses by the Tax Policy Center and Joint Committee on Taxation agree: The Republican tax plan…

Republicans Promised to Simplify the Tax Code. They’re Making It Way More Complicated.

President Donald Trump kisses a printed “postcard” tax form at a White House meeting in November with Speaker Paul Ryan, left, and Rep. Kevin Brady, right.Evan Vucci/AP Looking for news you can trust?Subscribe to our free newsletters. On Wednesday, the House of Representatives officially passed a $1.5 trillion tax cut that permanently helps corporations, while providing temporary…