In an ongoing public relations tidal wave on tax reform, the House Republicans released a video that tries to answer the question “why does tax reform matter to you?”
More time with family, higher take-home pay, more good-paying jobs and advantages for small business owners are just some of the points the video kinda makes.
The short presentation follows a set of appearances, tweets, facebook posts and statements made by Paul Ryan and House members pushing tax reform. But, educating Americans isn’t going to pass the bill – or even get it out of committee. It’s popular, Americans want it so quit selling and close the deal.
Whether or not real tax reform, with easier filing, less complexity, and lower taxation, is up to Congress. And the people will call, email, fax, and write their members until this is passed.
Failure to pass reform will continue the growing wave of anti-incumbent, anti-Washington sentiment that will impact both Republicans and Democrats.
Oh yeah… here’s that barely informative video they released: