Big Bank Finale

I’ve come this far, so I guess I might as well finish up:

Much of this is due to the Republican tax bill, of course, which has showered Wall Street with billions and billions of dollars. And why do we think that lower tax rates on big banks are going to improve their ability to lubricate the American economy? That’s a very good question, isn’t it?

We Recommend


Sign up for our free newsletter

Subscribe to the Mother Jones Daily to have our top stories delivered directly to your inbox.

Get our award-winning magazine

Save big on a full year of investigations, ideas, and insights.


Support our journalism

Help Mother Jones' reporters dig deep with a tax-deductible donation.