In 2012, then-Republican presidential nominee Mitt RomneyWillard (Mitt) Mitt RomneyDemocrats sound alarm over loss in Connecticut suburbs Lawmakers flooded with calls for help on Afghanistan exit Bipartisan group of lawmakers call on Biden to ensure journalists safe passage out of Afghanistan MORE was pilloried by the press for his comment that 47 percent of Americans pay no income taxes.
“Forty-seven percent of Americans pay no income tax,” Romney factually stated.
That was then. This is now.
According to a new report from the Urban Institute & Brookings Institution Tax Policy Center, “The COVID-19 pandemic and the policy response to