No gain for wealthy Americans with my tax plan: Trump

The rich “will not be gaining at all” from US President Donald Trump’s tax plan, claims the New York billionaire.

The president defended his tax plan among reporters amid a meeting with US lawmakers at the White House  

“I think the wealthy will be pretty much where they are,” he said. “If we can do that, we’d like it. If they have to go higher, they’ll go higher, frankly. We’re looking at the middle class and we’re looking at jobs.”

Rep. Josh Gottheimer (Democrat from New Jersey -L), Rep. Tom Reed (Republican from New York-2nd R) and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly (R) listen on while US President Donald Trump addresses a meeting with lawmakers in the Cabinet Room of the White House on September 13, 2017 in Washington, DC.

Trump said his meeting with the centrist House representatives from both sides of the aisle would also include discussions about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

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