NCPA - National Center for Policy Analysis

Under Cruz and Trump Tax Plans, Government Jobs Could Plummet but Millions of Private Sector Jobs Added

February 23, 2016

According to a newly updated report from Beacon Hill Institute and the National Center for Policy Analysis, the Ted Cruz and Donald Trump tax plans could each eliminate large numbers of public sector jobs in either plan's first year. However, an even greater number of private sector jobs will be created, assuming that the candidates' tax plans are paid for by cuts in federal spending.


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