Cheers, Jeers as Senate Passes Tax Scam

For Immediate Release Date: December 2, 2017 Contact: Andy Spears, 615.815.4544 or andy@tnca.org   Cheers and Jeers as Senators Corker, Alexander Split on Tax Scam  Senate-passed bill would gut Medicare, Medicaid to give tax cuts to wealthy, corporations  (Nashville, TN) – Christmas came early last night for big corporations and the wealthiest Americans as the U.S. […]

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Reject the Trump Tax Turkey

For Immediate Release Date: November 21, 2017 Contact: Andy Spears, 615.815.4544 or andy@tnca.org     Tennesseans Say “No Thanks” to Tax Proposal that Guts Medicaid and adds to Deficit to Pay for Massive Corporate Tax Giveaway   Current Tax Bill Leaves 13 Million Uninsured, Raises Premiums and Raises Taxes on Working Families to Give Permanent […]

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House Passes Tax Hike for TN Families, Senate Bill Threatens Healthcare

Yesterday, the US House of Representatives passed a so-called tax reform bill that will lead to a tax hike for 355,000 Tennessee families. The bill also adds more than 1 trillion dollars to the deficit over 10 years. Of the Tennessee delegation, only Representatives Steve Cohen of Memphis and Jim Cooper of Nashville opposed the bad […]

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Sumner Activists Speak Out on Tax Scam

A group of Sumner County residents affiliated with Indivisible Sumner County attempted to visit the Gallatin office of Congressman Diane Black today to express concerns about the proposed tax plan Black supports. The group of concerned taxpayers was told by a Sheriff’s Deputy they would not be allowed to enter the public building where Black’s […]

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Statement on Tax Scam

For Immediate Release: Thursday, November 2, 2017 Contact: Andy Spears, 615.815.4544 or andy@tnca.org   New House Tax Bill Guts Health Care for Working Families To Give Tax Breaks to Wealthy and Big Corporations   (Nashville, TN) – After the House Ways and Means Committee released its tax bill that will cut Medicaid and Medicare to […]

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Stop the Trump Tax Scam

The Trump Tax Plan is a SCAM! This Reverse Robin Hood scheme gives huge tax breaks to billionaires while gutting Medicare and Medicaid. This Thursday, join us in Nashville as we speak out against the Trump Tax Scam. We’ll be gathering at Elmington Park off of West End Avenue from 4:30 to 6 PM. STOP […]

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Middle Class Tax Hike on the Horizon

As Congress and the Trump Administration move from their failed attempts to gut the Affordable Care Act to Tax Reform, middle class families could be in for an increase in taxes by way of the elimination of the state and local property tax deduction (SALT). Public News Service has the story: Andrew Koneschusky, a spokesman […]

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Protect Overtime Pay

A message from our friends at People’s Action: Trump likes to talk about how working people are getting a raw deal. But he’s determined to undermine them at every turn. Last year, the Obama administration changed the rules about which workers qualify for overtime pay. The rule meant that more than 12.5 million people would […]

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Stop Trump’s War on the Poor

A message from our friends at People’s Action: The Trump administration doesn’t think there are enough people living on the street. Already, in America today, over half a million people are homeless. And over 19 million people are housing insecure. The administration responded with over 7 billion dollars in cuts to the Department of Housing […]

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No Free Pass for Wall Street

From our national partners at People’s Action: Elizabeth Warren calls them “tricks and traps.” She meant all the sleazy ways big banks, predatory lenders, and debt collectors work to take billions of dollars from our families. They’re the same schemes that crashed the economy in 2008 — leaving people without jobs, without houses, and causing […]

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