Bush Says U.S. Economy Needs to Grow at ‘Far Faster Rate’: CNBC

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush discussing his proposed tax plan. says 2% GDP is “putting a lid on people’s aspiration.”

  • Simplifying tax rates “will create an environment where people are saving more,” Bush says in interview on CNBC
  • “You could get to 4% growth; say we got to 3.75%, fine”
  • Says under his proposal, “all people will get a tax cut of some kind”
Related Story: Ready for Another Round of Bush Tax Cuts?