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Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow promises more ‘Blue-Collar Boom’

Last week I had the privilege of speaking with Larry Kudlow, director of the president’s National Economic Council, about Tax Cuts 2.0 and the economy. The goal is helping everyday Americans of all walks of life to understand the administration’s proposals and thoughts on taxes, and on furthering this robust economic renaissance reminiscent of the Reagan years. Enjoy! J.T. : Where are you guys at on the second round of tax cuts? What’s the thinking behind it? L.K.: Several months ago, there had been some loose talk about capital gains and indexation and payroll taxes and things, and I went down and had a chat with the president and said, how about we create a study process, and we’ll call it “Tax Cuts 2.0.” And he liked i ...