Articles Tagged 'tax reform'
Blue states ramp up push to ‘evade’ chunk of Trump’s tax reform
The Republican tax plan touted as the signature legislative accomplishment of President Trump’s first year in office already is running into efforts by high-tax blue…READ MORE
New NJ governor: ‘We will resist every move from President Trump’
Phil Murphy, the newly sworn-in Democratic New Jersey governor, said in an address Tuesday that his administration will “resist every move from President Trump.”
Trump looks to seize political momentum in 2018
The White House believes a strong close to 2017, capped by the passage of a $1.5 trillion tax bill, has put President Trump in a…READ MORE
51-48 vote moves proposal back to House for final vote Wednesday
The House approved the final version of the new tax reform legislation on Tuesday, meaning the bill will now head to the Senate for a…READ MORE
Obstacles emerge as GOP races to tax finish
A revolt from two Republican senators concerned about the Child Tax Credit and the absence of two more Republican senators because of illness has injected…READ MORE
Paul Ryan laughs off suggestions he’ll quit Congress after tax reform
House Speaker Paul Ryan laughed away speculation that he plans to quit his post after Congress passes tax reform and said next year’s agenda will…READ MORE
Senate Republicans will not delay tax reform vote for Doug Jones
Senate Republicans will vote on the tax reform bill next week and will not delay consideration until Senator-elect Doug Jones is seated in the coming weeks.
Republicans will stick to their plan to clear tax reform bill before adjourning at the end of next week, according to a Capitol Hill source with knowledge of the plan.
House and Senate…READ MORE
Deal reached on US tax overhaul: AP sources
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Republican tax overhaul (all times local):
House and Senate GOP leaders have forged an agreement…READ MORE
Treasury report says tax-cut plan will more than pay for itself, add $300 billion in revenue
The Treasury Department said Monday that the Senate-approved tax reform plan would pay for itself and more, actually boosting revenue by $300 billion over 10…READ MORE
Mitch McConnell: Tax bill is still a few votes short
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Tuesday he is still working to win over a few Republicans who are not on board yet with…READ MORE