On FOX Business, Portman Outlines How Democrats’ $3.5 Trillion Spending Bill With Massive Tax Hikes Will Hurt The Economy

July 15, 2021


Portman Difference

Senator Portman joined FOX Business’ Kudlow this afternoon to outline his concerns with the Democrats’ $3.5 trillion reconciliation proposal and discuss the bipartisan infrastructure agreement he is helping lead. Portman explained why the bipartisan agreement will not worsen inflation, but rather will lower costs for businesses, spur economic growth, boost productivity, and ultimately lead to a more efficient and prosperous economy.  

In addition, Portman touted a 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…

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