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Trumpworld's Hill talking points for tax reform

September 13, 2017
Jonathan Swan | Axios
Axios obtained the talking points the Trump administration sent to Capitol Hill this afternoon, as tax reform talks heat up. It's a window into how the President and his team will be selling their biggest legislative goal for 2017:
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Here's how Trump is trying to woo Democrats on tax reform

September 13, 2017
Ylan Mui | CNBC
President Donald Trump is ratcheting up the pressure on Democrats to support a sweeping rewrite of the nation's tax code following his surprise deal with the party's leaders to raise the debt ceiling, fund the government and fast-track hurricane relief.
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Feinstein vows there will be a public Donald Trump Jr. hearing 'come hell or high water'

September 12, 2017
Manu Raju, Tom LoBianco | CNN
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Senate judiciary committee, said Monday she expects Donald Trump Jr. to return to the Senate at some point for a public hearing about his meeting last year with a Russian lawyer and others.
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Mueller haunts the West Wing

September 12, 2017
Jonathan Swan | Axios
Steve Bannon provoked lots of chatter for telling Charlie Rose on "60 Minutes" that President Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey may have been the worst mistake in "modern political history."
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Sen. McCain reacts to Bannon's vow to back populist challengers

September 12, 2017
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
Steve Bannon, President Trump's former chief strategist, vows to go after vulnerable Republican senators in next year's midterm elections. Just weeks after leaving the White House, he is targeting lawmakers he views as standing in the way of the president's agenda.
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Trump takes travel-ban exemption fight back to SCOTUS

September 12, 2017
Josh Gerstein | Politico
The Trump administration is returning to the Supreme Court in an effort to overturn lower court rulings crimping the application of President Donald Trump's travel ban executive order.
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Muted backlash to Trump’s bipartisanship signals warning for GOP

September 11, 2017
Michael Scherer | The Washington Post
Republicans who dared to cut deals with Democrats have long had to fear retribution from conservative activists like Rick Manning, president of Americans for Limited Government. He had railed against a 2015 debt-ceiling compromise as “absurd,” and as recently as March called for President Trump to use the vote to “create real reforms” to cut spending.
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Democrats look to Trump on DREAM act after he puts expiration date on DACA Program

September 11, 2017
Geoff Bennett | NPR
President Trump appears to be in the mood to make deals with Democrats — and Democrats see an opportunity to protect young immigrants.
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New White House Chief of Staff Has an Enforcer

September 9, 2017
Maggie Haberman, Glenn Thrush | The New York Times
Lost in the scramble to cope with Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, the response to North Korea’s nuclear provocations and the shock at President Trump’s instant alliance with Democrats was a little-noticed bureaucratic earthquake that shook the White House this week.
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