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Breaking: McCain To Support Trump Tax Scam (and How You Can Help)

Senator John McCain has announced intentions to vote in support of the Trump Tax Scam, which repeals the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate and raises taxes on 50% of Americans. Here’s what you can do right now to help.

Alex Mohajer

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Trump Tax Scam
News broke on Thursday morning that Senator John McCain (R-AZ) intends to vote in favor of the Tax Reform bill (dubbed affectionately the “Trump Tax Scam”) which will come before the Senate by the end of this week after having cleared the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate Budget Committee earlier this week. His support will likely put together the coalition necessary to pass the bill or require a tie-breaker vote from the sitting Vice President, Mike Pence.

This bill will strip millions of health insurance, make taxes higher for 50% of Americans, and will require drastic cuts to Medicaid. It’s harmful to LGBT people and cuts AIDS program funding, and makes student loans more expensive and difficult to pay off. This must not pass.

The 10 Senators You Need To Call Right Now:

Senator Ron Johnson (Wisconsin)

ronjohnsonEmail Sen. Johnson

Phone: (202) 224-5323

217,000 Wisconsinites will no longer have health insurance in order to pay for tax cuts to the wealthy.  Vote NO on the Tax bill coming up before the Senate.

Senator Steve Daines (Montana)

stevedainesEmail Sen. Daines

Phone: (202) 224-2651

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (Alaska)

lisamurkowskiEmail Sen. Murkowski

Phone: (202) 224-6665

Sen. Dean Heller (Nevada)

deanhellerEmail Sen. Heller

Phone: (202) 224-6244

Other Resources

Who Is My Representative?

You may phone the U.S. Capitol Switchboard at (202) 224-3121.

A switchboard operator will connect you directly with the Senate office you request.

Our friend Kevin from LGBTQnv Indivisible suggests ResistBot. Text RESIST to 50409 and it will send messages to your representatives on your behalf. Standard text messaging rates will apply.

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