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David Cay Johnston stopped by MSNBC’s The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell on Tuesday, to discuss Governor Chris Christie’s plan to cut post-retirement health care benefits and pensions.

“This is thievery,” Johnston explained.

“This is just a subtle, delayed form of stealing wages from people who did the work they were hired to do and earned benefits for their old age,” he added.

Video of the segment is below, via MSNBC:

President Trump boards Air Force One for his return flight home from Florida on July 31, 2020

Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian

Reprinted with permission from Alternet

Florida senior residents have been reliable Republican voters for decades, but it looks like their political impact could shift in the upcoming 2020 election.

As Election Day approaches, Florida is becoming a major focal point. President Donald Trump is facing more of an uphill battle with maintaining the support of senior voters due to his handling of critical issues over the last several months. Several seniors, including some who voted for Trump in 2016, have explained why he will not receive their support in the November election.

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