House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi continued her all-out crusade against the GOP-sponsored tax legislation this week, slamming the cuts as a handout to “corporate America” and a “scam” for hard-working families.
Pelosi was speaking with members of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers when she lashed-out at the “GOP Tax Scam” Wednesday, doubling-down on her recent calls to repeal the legislation should Democrats retake control of Congress.
"We need a tax code that actually creates jobs."House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi holds a news conference with machinists on the impact of the GOP tax plan.
Posted by Fox News on Wednesday, May 9, 2018
“Now we are here, you heard after they did their tax scam that they were giving this tax break to corporate America. That 83 percent of the benefits of the tax scam will go to the top one percent in our country,” said Pelosi
“And a big chuck of that, a trillion and a half dollars will go to corporate America, but don’t worry they are going to create jobs, raise wages, give bonuses and the rest,” she joked.
Watch the leader’s comments above.