Trump Griped Americans Weren't Paying Enough Taxes In 2012

When it comes to the president, there's always a tweet that can come back to bite.

9/29/2020 1:41:00 AM

When it comes to the president, there's always a tweet that can come back to bite.

When it comes to the president, there's always a tweet that can come back to bite.

A video clip from that year unearthed byMedia Matters For Americaeditor John Whitehouse features the then-future president railing against a tax system that he said allowed low-income Americans to pay less in taxes than the wealthy.That was a big talking point during the 2012 presidential campaign after then-Republican nominee Mitt Romney released tax returns showing he paid an effective 14.1% tax rate.

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In the “Fox & Friends” clip, co-host Steve Doocy pointed out that half of the country doesn’t pay federal income tax and tossed this softball to Trump: “Is that fair?”“No, it’s not,” Trump responded. “It’s even more than that, as I understand it, and it’s not fair,” he said.

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