Loopholes And Deficits : Planet Money Republicans have been complaining about deficits forever. This was their big chance to do something. Why didn't they?
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Loopholes And Deficits

When Republicans launched their tax push this fall, they said, here's the plan: We are going to lower taxes for people and companies. And part of the way we're going to pay for that is by getting rid of loopholes and special deductions and lots of little perks hiding in the tax code.

Today on the show: What happened to that plan, and what it says about the way our tax code works.

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