See this excerpt and then read the entire commentary.
So the G.O.P. attack on this proposal is, in a word, pathetic. The only way it might gain traction is if the media both sides its reporting, failing to inform news consumers that Republican claims about the bill are, in fact, untrue. That is, unfortunately, a real possibility. Any news report to the effect that “Republicans say the bill would raise middle-class taxes” that doesn’t point out that this claim is false betrays the public interest.
Republicans Flail and Fail on Taxes