Profile image
By RedState (Reporter)
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views

Now:
Last Hour:
Last 24 Hours:
Total:

Elizabeth Warren Praises the GOP Tax Cuts, Then Remembers She’s a Democrat

Thursday, January 11, 2018 10:09
% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren forgot momentarily that she hated the GOP tax bill with every fiber of her being during an interview, but quickly remembered that she’s a hard line Democrat and that the GOP tax bill is bad despite the benefits to her constituents she had just praised.

According to the Washington Examiner, Fox News host Bret Baier was speaking with Warren on his show Wednesday and asked her if she would repeal the tax law the GOP had passed if she and her Democrat colleagues took over after the midterms.

“What we have to do is change it,” Warren said. “You got to take out the parts that are giant giveaways to big corporations that right now the Republicans plan for hard-working families to eventually pay for it.”

Baier then brought up the fact that Eversource, a power company in Warren’s state of Massachusetts, is reducing rates to their customers, thanks to the tax cuts to corporations.

“And good for them. I’m delighted to hear that,” said Warren.

Warren, however, quickly snapped back into her role as an anti-Republican die-hard.

“It is $1.5 trillion the Republicans gave away to billionaires and to giant corporations,” Warren said. “And they expect hardworking families to just pick up the ticket on that. I want those breaks to go directly to hardworking families. Not to a bunch of rich folks.”

How Warren squares that comment with the news that a power company is lightening the burden on working-class families thanks to tax cuts allowing them to do so is anyone’s guess. You would think the easing of payments toward the people she is claiming to look after would spark some sort of affinity for the tax cuts.

But sadly, that’s not how the hard left works. Tax and spend is the name of the game, not cut and save. The anti-corporate nonsense that poisons the left ends up costing the people they claim to protect more money than they should have to pay. Even in the face of positive outcomes, the ideology must be followed to the letter.

The post Elizabeth Warren Praises the GOP Tax Cuts, Then Remembers She’s a Democrat appeared first on RedState.



Source: https://www.redstate.com/brandon_morse/2018/01/11/elizabeth-warren-praises-gop-tax-cuts-remembers-shes-democrat/

We encourage you to Share our Reports, Analyses, Breaking News and Videos. Simply Click your Favorite Social Media Button and Share.

Report abuse

Comments

Your Comments
Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

Top Stories
Recent Stories
 

Featured

Loading...

Top Global

Top Alternative

Register

Newsletter

Email this story
Email this story

If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.