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As the 116th Congress gets settled in, Nancy Pelosi and fellow House Democrats are adjusting to their new reality of being back in the majority. With that comes an assessment of their policy priorities for the next two years. Among other initiatives, one of their targets appears to be the reinstatement of the state and local tax (SALT) deductions that were eliminated in the tax cuts package from 2017. A bill has already been introduced by Rep. Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.).
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In response to the proposal by prominent Democrats to repeal the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and replace it with increased government transfer payments, Adam Brandon, FreedomWorks President, commented: