America’s health is declining — and corporations are stoking this crisis


( CNN) America’s strong firms made a killing with the passage of the Republican tax slice. The imposition trims will side trillions of dollars to the companies and their moneyed proprietors following a massive corporate lobbying expedition.

And impel no mistake — America’s health crisis is the result of greedy corporations and their heedless rules.

The US life expectancy is slipping farther and considerably behind other high-income countries. According to the most recent comparative data of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, US life expectancy in 2015( at 78.7 years) graded 27 th out of 35 OECD countries, more than five years old behind the governor, Japan (8 3.9 years ), and roughly four years behind the next three countries, Spain (8 3.0 ), Switzerland ( 83.0) and Italy ( 82.6 ).