Category: Taxes

Don’t Believe Pelosi and Schumer’s Lies: The U.S. Economy is Finally Back on Track Thanks to Trump

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Washington, D.C. – Club for Growth’s President, David McIntosh, released the following statement regarding the Economic Report of the President: “Today’s Economic Report of the President should give all Americans renewed confidence in the agenda that President Trump and Congressional Republicans passed in 2017 and 2018. The historic tax cuts combined with the unshackling of innovation […]

Club for Growth Rejects Senator Rubio’s Anti-Growth Tax Hike on Capital Gains

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Today, Club for Growth President David McIntosh released the following statement regarding Senator Marco Rubio’s (R-FL) new plan that considers higher capital gains taxes on buybacks for the expressed purpose of reducing the occurrence of share repurchases: “The stated goal by Senator Rubio, and one shared by the Club for Growth, is to increase capital […]

AOC’s Green New Deal Is Really the New Green Unemployment Deal

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Today, Club for Growth President David McIntosh issued the following statement after Senator Edward Markey (D-MA) and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) unveiled their plans for a “Green New Deal:” “The Green New Deal is nothing more than the latest job-killing, socialist wish list from the radical left obsessed with climate change, Medicare-For-All, free college, and a total […]

McIntosh joins Bloomberg’s Balance of Power to discuss trade talks with China

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McIntosh on CNBC’s Squawk Box: Is the Fed Getting It Wrong?

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Club for Growth Polling: Americans Overwhelmingly Want Lame Duck Congress to Pass Penny Plan and Tax Cuts

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Today, Club for Growth released a poll that shows voters overwhelmingly support Congress passing pro-growth policies during the lame duck session, which includes making tax cuts for working families and individuals permanent and passing the “Penny Plan” to reduce the deficit.  Sponsored by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), the Penny Plan cuts federal spending by just […]

Club for Growth Applauds House Passage of Tax Cuts 2.0

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Today, Club for Growth President David McIntosh issued the following statement in reaction to the House of Representatives passing three pieces of legislation (H.R. 6760, the Protecting Family and Small Business Tax Cuts Act, H.R. 6757, the Family Savings Act, and H.R. 6756, the American Innovation Act) known colloquially as Tax Cuts 2.0: “Club for […]

Tax Reform 2.0 and the Path to GOP Victory in 2018

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All the negative media drumbeat is taking its toll. The Club for Growth recently conducted a poll of 40 swing House districts. Unfortunately, the poll shows that Republicans are 12 percent less interested in voting than Democrats in these critical swing races. Democrats are simply more engaged and enthusiastic about the November elections. This is […]

Indexing Capital Gains to Inflation: A Matter of Fairness

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The Club for Growth applauds Secretary of the Treasury Mnuchin for his recent statements regarding the indexing of capital gains to inflation. There is a current gross  injustice  that is currently included in the computation of capital gains. As an example, if someone saving for retirement purchased an S&P index fund for $1000 in 1998 and […]

CFG President David McIntosh talks Tariffs and Tax Reform on CNBC’s Power Hour

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Club for Growth President David McIntosh appeared on CNBC’s Power Hour to discuss the negative impact tariffs have had on the economy and the dangers of President Trump continuing a trade war with China. He also discussed his excitement about some upcoming provisions in Tax Reform 2.0 that will provide for sustained and improved economic […]