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Social math: Why would anyone oppose this?

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders speaks during the daily press briefing, Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.

Numbers are always up for grabs, but the rules of math are strict. Here’s what happened when White House press secretary threw numbers around a tax bill onto the winds of social media.