Trickle-Down Economics Doesn’t Work, So Why Do Republicans Keep Trying It?

Ronald Reagan gives a televised address from the Oval Office, outlining his plan for Tax Reduction Legislation in July 1981. (White House photo)

When Donald Trump became president it was easy to predict what he was going to do. He was going to give tax cuts to the rich, which would explode the deficit. And that’s exactly what he did. That’s what Republicans have been doing for the last 40 years. The real question is, how long are Americans going to keep letting Republicans fool them into believing that…



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