Democrats predicted “Armageddon” if tax cuts passed Congress, but the middle class already has several reasons to celebrate.
Earlier today, NBC’s Savannah Guthrie asked Speaker Ryan if he was living in a “fantasy world” for thinking the bill will lead to higher wages and economic growth.
Here are just a few dispatches from said “fantasy world”…
JUST IN: AT&T announces it will "pay a special $1,000 bonus to more than 200,000 AT&T U.S. employees" due to tax reform passage and will also increase US capital spending by $1 billion. https://t.co/jn8limUSe7— CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) December 20, 2017
JUST IN: Fifth Third Bancorp announces plan "to raise its minimum hourly wage for all employees to $15, and distribute a one-time bonus of $1,000 for more than 13,500 employees" following passage of tax bill. https://t.co/GmM8bT0zjh— CNBC (@CNBC) December 20, 2017
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