The majority of your tax money goes to Medicare (28%) and social security for the elderly (25%). There are people who want to eliminate that. The third largest portion of your taxes go to the military (16%), to war against the world. After that is administration cost to pay politicians (9%).
Cable news media loves Trump and wants him back in power to have higher ratings. They are people untouched by the dysfunction of American society so they do not care about Democracy in its grassroots form. They only care about making money and the tax breaks that come with political corruption.