If home sales & stock markets are booming and unemployment is down why add $1.5T to the debt for future generations to pay when the main beneficiaries of the tax plan - big corporations & the mega-rich - are already prospering? @realDonaldTrump @GOP @SpeakerRyan @SenateMajLdr pic.twitter.com/KXHtxgpzf3— Col. Morris Davis (@ColMorrisDavis) November 28, 2017
The answer is that rich political donors demand it. Meanwhile, the public is against the tax bill. Incumbent republicans believe that voters will forget what they've done to us and listen to expensive campaign advertising instead.