Joe Biden's Higher Tax Dodge is Being Assisted by the Media

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(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) When they resort to semantics in order to sell a lie… Lost in the furor of the Hunter Biden laptop fiasco is there are wild claims being made about Joe Biden's proposed tax program. While Trump campaign ads have declared Joe will raise taxes, something echoed by RNC chairwoman Rona McDaniel, Biden is running ads where he declares he will only raise | Read More »
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When they resort to semantics in order to sell a lie…

Lost in the furor of the Hunter Biden laptop fiasco is there are wild claims being made about Joe Biden's proposed tax program. While Trump campaign ads have declared Joe will raise taxes, something echoed by RNC chairwoman Rona McDaniel, Biden is running ads where he declares he will only raise taxes on corporations, and those making over $400,000 annually. Joe has even said those below the $400,000 threshold ''will not pay a penny more'' in taxes under his plan.

There is one person to listen to who disputes this claim — Joe Biden himself.

You may not hear of this however, as most in the media are in full effect to echo Joe's claim. One outlet that dared to look into it was the Washington Post, and even as they strained to mold the findings as close as they could to Joe's boast they still managed to reveal some of the truth. Early on you get the sense of a fix, as the paper refers to a variety of economic models McDaniel refers to, but then also states, ''it does not necessarily mean that Biden's assertion is off-base either.''

Some of the admitted details in the WaPo analysis, provided by organizations who study the Biden plan, go beyond simply raising income taxes. He is boosting the tax rate on capital gains, and wants to…
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