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Evan Horowitz

Policy Writer — The Boston Globe

Writes for BostonGlobe.com. Digs through data to help illuminate the policy issues facing Massachusetts and the U.S. Drinks tea.

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Nov 16, 2017

@MeghnaWBUR Of course, I've said (on your show) that I think the whole package is slipshod, so don't hear me defending it. I just don't think this is close to the deepest problem.

Nov 16, 2017

@MeghnaWBUR 2. this won't happen. The projections for 2025 are based on sound economic and reasonable political assumptions. Those for 2027 built on questionable idea that Rs and Rs would let this happen. Didn't with the Bush cuts.

Nov 16, 2017

@MeghnaWBUR I think the argument is two-fold... 1. 2027 isn't really representative of the tax cuts, which really do reduce taxes for most through 2025. It's from phase 2, afterward

Nov 16, 2017

Plus, I think Republicans might argue that politically this is a good thing. If the expiration of tax cuts is painful for middle class families--as the 2027 numbers suggest--Dems will never let it happen. Eventually, they'll agree to make the tax changes permanent.

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