The Senate passed a $4 trillion budget blueprint Thursday, paving the way to use a special procedural rule to consider tax reform later this year.
Chief of Staff John Kelly was “stunned” by Rep. Frederica Wilson.
Tampa Bay Lightning player J.T. Brown has been raising a fist during the national anthem since Oct. 7. Thursday, he announced that he was ending his protest and putting his energy toward doing real work in the community. His statement Brown posted his statement on Twitter on Thursday afternoon: Here’s what’s next. pic.twitter.com/IoXeUkacUZ — Jt […]
The U.S. Senate passed a $4 trillion budget plan Thursday that would allow President Trump’s tax reforms to be passed by the “reconciliation” process. What does it mean? Reconciliation means the Democrats won’t be able to mount a filibuster challenge to the plan. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) praised the action, saying, “Tonight we […]
The White House waived ethics rules for Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff, allowing him to meet with political organizations he worked with previously, according to a document released Thursday.
President Donald Trump, in a series of early morning tweets, praised the Senate’s budget passage, saying it is the first step toward delivering “massive” tax cuts.
Republicans are eager to drive down business tax rates in a bid to boost economic growth. But their tax proposal to create a new special rate for business income potentially puts high-income wage earners at a disadvantage.