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Donald Trump Defends Tax Plan
The GOP candidate for president joins "This Week."
Donald Trump Calls Obama 'Divider' After Oregon Shooting Comments
to this week. Our roundtable standing by to reflect on the latest mass shooting in America. And that tragedy the first topic I addressed with Donald Trump. Brand-new polls out this morning show him still leading the gop field. And we met in his offices high above central park, just hours after a
'This Week' Transcript: Donald Trump
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT Trump: Well he's a great divider, and you know, you have a big issue between the second amendment folks and the non-second amendment folks. And he is a non-second amendment person. Stephanopoulos: You think he was being a divider? Trump: I think he was, I think he was
What Jeb Bush's Tax Plan Might Mean for You
Of all the topics U.S. voters have to understand, none is more complicated than taxes. Think 80,000 pages of convoluted code, abstract loopholes and what seems like innumerable exemptions. Confused yet? Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said he wants to change all that. “Of all the
Obama Gets Personal on Poverty: 'It's Hard Being Poor'
President Obama had a message for the economists with whom he shared the stage at a summit on poverty today: Don’t forget the role race has played in economic and social inequality for generations. “It’s hard being poor. People don’t like being poor. It’s time-consuming, it’s stressful… it’s hard,”
John Boehner on Tax Reform: 'Blah Blah Blah,' 'Ah, Jesus'
The GOP has a tax plan — sort of. House Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp, R-Mich., is set to unveil a tax-reform proposal today that’s expected to include broad simplifications to the tax code, along with lower rates for higher incomes and surtaxes on...
Robert Reich: Inequality Behind 'Increasing Divisiveness' in American Politics
We asked former Clinton Labor Secretary Robert Reich, star of the new film “Inequality for All” to answer seven questions. Read the conversation below and be sure to like “This Week” on Facebook here and follow the show on Twitter here. 1) Why did you decide to be a part...
President Obama's Weirdest New Taxes
President Gets to $1.8 Trillion in Deficit Reduction One Revenue Enhancer at a Time
The Note: Next Week's Senate Scramble
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES SERIOUS ROADBLOCKS AHEAD: This week’s big news was the breaking of a Republican filibuster that allowed for the gun control bill to move forward in the Senate. But, ABC’s JEFF ZELENY and SUNLEN MILLER report that the road ahead is...