Majority of voters disapprove GOP tax plan, says helps wealthy

Majority of voters disapprove GOP tax plan, says helps wealthy

Sixty-four percent of those surveyed said they believe the legislation would benefit the wealthy the most, 24 percent said it would benefit the middle class the most and 5 percent said it would benefit those with low incomes the most.

Almost half of American women say they've been sexually assaulted, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll released Wednesday.

Overall, voters disapprove of the plan by 53 percent to 29 percent, according to the survey.

Notably, Democrats have been following the news about congressional debate over the tax bill more closely than other party groups have, according to Gallups polling.

Less than one-third of Americans approve of the Republican tax plan, Quinnipiac figures show. “Further, intensity seems to be on the side of the opposition, with Democrats paying closer attention to news about the tax proposals and appearing more unified in their opposition to the plan than Republicans are in support of it.”. Before the House of Representatives passed its version of the tax plan, just 35% thought they would see a tax hike.

If it does pass, it would be the most sweeping change to the US tax system since the Reagan era.

Did President Trump slur his speech?
There's nothing to it", Raj Shah , White House spokesman told NBC News and other reporters. He said it's okay for everyone else to use dentures, but not Trump.

Aetna deal may hinge on antitrust approach under Trump
Regulators also sued to stop Aetna's proposed $34 billion purchase of Humana Inc. - a deal that fell apart earlier this year. Gradually, CVS added services like blood draws or monitoring of chronic conditions such as high blood pressure and diabetes.

50 new Hoenn Pokémon added to Pokémon Go
Local weather will be taken into account, changing the rates at which some Pokémon appear and powering up certain types. Announced on the company's Pokémon Go blog , the first major change will be the creation of a dynamic weather system .

People are more divided on what the effect of the legislation would be if signed into law - 20% believe it will reduce their taxes, 41% believe they will increase and 32% say the plan won't make a difference either way.

Voters say 56-to-40 percent that Trump is not fit to be president, tying his all-time low score. Another 20 percent say they don't feel either.

"Deeply unpopular and manifestly unfit for the job".

A plurality of voters - 18 percent - said healthcare was the most important problem facing the country today. Another 13 percent of voters list foreign policy, while 11 percent cite terrorism and 10 percent list race relations.

The survey of 1,508 voters was conducted from November 20-Dec. Live interviewers called landlines and cell phones.

Related Articles

  • Police responding to shooting at New Mexico high school

    Police responding to shooting at New Mexico high school

    Both Bloomfield and Farmington High Schools are on lockdown. "Your students' safety is our primary concern", the statement said. Three people were killed when gunfire erupted early Thursday at a New Mexico high school, according to media reports.
    PUBG New Desert Map Gets Another New Weapon

    PUBG New Desert Map Gets Another New Weapon

    Miramar is a desert environment, a departure from the usual fields and forests of the original Erangel map. The new desert map is called Miramar , and it's ready for its first batch of contestants.
    Messi wants Higuain for Argentina

    Messi wants Higuain for Argentina

    Messi, however, believes they should have celebrated at least two victories. "I understand Masche. The best thing is to play and enjoy yourself, and he doesn't think he'll get minutes here".
  • PS4 worldwide sales top 70.6 million, PlayStation VR tops two million

    PS4 worldwide sales top 70.6 million, PlayStation VR tops two million

    On the PlayStation VR front, PlayStation says that over 130 games are now in development and set to be released by 2018. According to statistics from VGChartz , Microsoft has sold more than 30 million Xbox One units as of October 2017.
    Ex-policeman faces 20 years in prison for Scott slaying

    Ex-policeman faces 20 years in prison for Scott slaying

    The two scuffled and Slager opened fire as Scott was running away, hitting him five times in the back. The incident, which ended in Scott's killing, was captured on cellphone video by a nearby onlooker.
    Melania Trump tweets, then quickly deletes, wrong Pearl Harbor date

    Melania Trump tweets, then quickly deletes, wrong Pearl Harbor date

    On December 7, 1941, the USA naval fleet stationed at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, suffered a devastating attack from the air and sea. President Trump and first lady Melania Trump visit the USS Arizona Memorial on November 3 at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu.
  • Ben Stokes, Alex Hales named in England's ODI squad for Australia series

    Ben Stokes, Alex Hales named in England's ODI squad for Australia series

    Coach Trevor Bayliss said: "That's been discussed - but whenever he comes back it's going to be a bit of a circus for sure". England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) have announced England's squad for their upcoming ODI series against Australia.
    New details of Uber hack and bug bounty cover-up come to light

    New details of Uber hack and bug bounty cover-up come to light

    A former executive at the firm, Katie Moussouris, said that such a high payment would have been an "all-time record". Uber revealed last month that hackers stole data on more than 57 million riders and drivers in October 2016.
    Big Boss 11: Contestants Parents makes them Happy and Emotional

    Big Boss 11: Contestants Parents makes them Happy and Emotional

    There have been reports that Divya has been really upset with Priyank's in-house behavior and even called off their relationship. While enemies turned friends Vikas Gupta and Shilpa Shinde will be seen bonding with each other's mothers in the show.
  • Fenner (FENR) Rating Reiterated by Numis Securities

    It increased, as 25 investors sold AAOI shares while 37 reduced holdings. 1 funds opened positions while 4 raised stakes. Meeder Asset invested 0% in Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NYSE:BR) to report earnings on February, 14.

    Takes Position in Carnival Corp (CCL)

    Finally, Credit Suisse Group restated a "neutral" rating on shares of Carnival in a report on Thursday, September 28th. A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the business.
    Champions League: Manchester United target flops while fullback wanted by Chelsea thrives

    Champions League: Manchester United target flops while fullback wanted by Chelsea thrives

    Liverpool (if top): Bayern Munich, Juventus , Basel , Real Madrid , Shakhtar Donetsk, Napoli, Porto or RB Leipzig. Find out why Chelsea supporters could be anxious ahead of Monday's Champions League round of 16 draw...