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Tax breaks not worth the price


Thursday, December 28, 2017

While watching TV today they interviewed a gentleman who has ALS and is confined to a wheelchair. He is a young man and has a child 18 months old. He will probably never see his child reach the age of 6. He depends on Medicaid to help him with his medication.

The gentleman was nearby Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, who was being interviewed by one of the major TV networks. He asked to talk to Sen. Graham about those who would lose their Medicaid and Medicare due to the new tax reforms. Sen. Graham would not talk to him, and took off in the opposite direction in a hurry. The gentleman was arrested by the police and led away.

Sen. Graham, you are an Air Force veteran. I am also an Air Force veteran, and if you were to walk into a room I would not stand up and walk out as to not disrespect the rank that you held while in the Air Force, but I would not acknowledge you as a senator or a person.

All of you that think Trump is doing great for America, stop and look to what he has done. He has broken relations with other countries and he has started riots in the Middle East. We are close to a nuclear war with North Korea.

As for his big tax break, he is cutting programs such as Medicare, Medicaid and cutting Social Security. My family and I depend on Medicaid for my daughter with special needs, and my wife and I are on Medicare. If you really think that this tax cut is going to help you then please attend one of my speeches where I am trying to sell prime property in the Everglades. 

Arthur Benitez



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