Rubio says GOP tax law benefits corporations over ‘the American worker’

Rubio says GOP tax law benefits corporations over ‘the American worker’

By Quint Forgey (Politico) –

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) said he thinks big corporations — not American workers — are shaping up to be the chief beneficiaries of the tax law Republicans muscled through Congress last year.

“There is still a lot of thinking on the right that if big corporations are happy, they’re going to take the money they’re saving and reinvest it in American workers,” Rubio told The Economist in an interview published Monday. “In fact they bought back shares, a few gave out bonuses; there’s no evidence whatsoever that the money’s been massively poured back into the American worker.”

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