The U.S. Senate’s top Republican on tax policy warned on Thursday that the “Big Six” tax negotiators from the White House, Senate and House of Representatives would not dictate the direction of expected tax reform legislation to his committee.
President Trump is pushing for bipartisanship on tax reform but there have already been clashes among lawmakers. CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett talks to CBSN about Trump’s strategy and the challenges of rewriting the tax code.
The president was a “gracious” host, according to one senator.
U.S. President Donald Trump’s meeting on Tuesday evening with a bipartisan group of senators to discuss tax reform “was highly productive, and will spur constructive discussion moving forward,” the White House said in a statement on Wednesday.
President Donald Trump’s sudden debt-ceiling agreement with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has magnified the worries of conservative congressmen …
The push for tax reform is intensifying on Capitol Hill.