Impact of Tax Cuts Viewed Mostly Through Partisan Lens

As the most sweeping federal tax overhaul in decades progresses through the legislative process, most Americans think the cuts would not help their family’s financial situation (57%) or the U.S. economy (53%). As is the case with overall approval of the bill, partisanship is the biggest driver of opinion — with majorities of Democrats and independents saying the cuts won’t help their family or the national economy and majorities of Republicans saying they will help both. CONT.

Megan Brenan, Gallup