SANTA FE — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told a group of mostly educators in Santa Fe on Friday that President Donald Trump’s tax plan approved by a Republican Congress is nothing but a scam.

Pelosi, D-Calif., was joined by New Mexico Democratic U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján, National Education Association New Mexico Executive Director Charles Bowyer, and Sandoval County Treasurer Laura Montoya for a discussion at the NEA’s Santa Fe office as part of the nationwide “Repeal the Trump Tax” tour. The series events to is to culminate April 15, the traditional deadline for filing income tax returns.

The purpose, in Pelosi’s words, is to warn the public that the GOP tax plan “is a scam, a major scam and it’s being presented as something that is supposed to be good for working families in our country. It is just the opposite.”

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