President Donald Trump gathered workers from around the United States to help show the benefits that are being seen from the tax cut plan recently passed.
The massive Republican tax-cut legislation was passed in Congress late last year and now stands as President Trump’s marquee achievement.
It took effect on Jan. 1, billed as a huge boon for the stressed middle class and a key GOP selling point in the midterm elections this year.
The $1.5 trillion package provides generous tax cuts for corporations and the wealthiest Americans, and more modest reductions for middle- and low-income individuals and families.
Nonpartisan tax experts project that the law will bring lower taxes for the great majority of Americans.
Already taxpayers have seen a tangible result of the new tax law.
Millions of working Americans saw bigger paychecks starting early in the year.