After 5 Event: How Will Americans React to Tax Cuts for the Rich?

Tuesday, March 20th from 7:00 to 8:30 pm at the Kellogg Eye Center Auditorium, Fee $10, OLLI membership is not required.

The U.S. Congress passed a ‘tax reform’ package as 2017 ended. Sixty percent of Americans believe that the GOP tax package will mostly help the wealthiest among us. But will this widespread disapproval translate into political costs or electoral losses for Republicans? The answer may surprise you! Social science research indicates the average citizen may tolerate this situation. Upcoming elections will test the findings of the research. You will want to hear this fascinating presentation by Stephanie Leiser, PhD., and Lecturer in Public Policy at the UM Ford School of Public Policy. Her writing has been featured in the Washington Post and other sources.