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What a Crumby Thing for Cory Booker to Say

Doubling down on House minority leader Nancy Pelosi’s mantra that the Trump tax cuts and corporate bonuses for individual workers are “pathetic” and mere “crumbs,” presidential wannabe Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) blamed middle-class Americans keeping more of their money and corporations sharing more of their profits for driving up the debt:

In a video with fellow Democratic Senators Chris Van Hollen and Tammy Baldwin, Booker slammed the Republican-led tax reform effort that cut taxes for a vast majority of Americans and led many businesses to give their employees one-time bonuses[.] …

Booker went on to shame people who received those one-time bonuses, insisting that it is not “free money” and that it came with the cost of “driving up our debt.” […]

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