Jeff Bush is a nationally recognized political/tax thought leader and author with more than thirty years of industry experience. He is an integral part of The Washington Update and regularly appears on CNBC’s Nightly Business Report, featured in Investment News and as an analyst on POTUS Sirius/XM Radio.
Financial transaction/trading & wealth taxation will likely play a significant role in Dem debates Wed & Thur this week.
"Tax us more", say some ultra wealthy.
Debate rules will hinder thoughtful answers.
Top issue for voters? Healthcare. POTUS claims GOP is the party of healthcare while Dems focus on Medicare 4 All. What do voters want? Lower out of pocket costs.
Access to healthcare in rural America, a growing challenge.
Update on repatriated corporate profits. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act gave corporate America the opportunity to bring foreign profits back to the US at lower tax rates. The dollars are flowing back to the US, but not in the amounts predicted.
Fed holds rates steady, frustrating POTUS.
POTUS believes he can demote Fed Chair, politicizing the position. POTUS wants a rate drop to further stimulate the economy. https://t.co/vZvXxkGIey
POTUS doubles down today.
Latest budget talks fail to produce progress. It appears the 2 parties are actually further apart than when they began the meeting. This is going to be an ongoing theme with congress in session for only 5 more weeks before FY end.