Portman Op-Ed for the Washington Examiner: 2017 Tax Reforms Continue to Pay Dividends
July 15, 2021
In a new op-ed for the Washington Examiner, Senator Portman highlights the recent Congressional Budget Office (CBO) analysis indicating that –thanks to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – the federal government will bring in significantly more money than previously estimated for 2022.
The 2017 tax overhaul – which Portman played a key role in authoring – had a profound and immediate impact on the U.S. economy. It led to higher wages, historically low unemployment, increased domestic investment, and strong economic growth.
In his op-ed, Portman makes the case that raising taxes on families and job creators – as Democrats’ yearn to do in their $3.5 trillion…