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Senators get into heated dispute over GOP tax plan

November 17, 2017
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
A shouting match erupted in the Senate over the Republican tax overhaul, with Ohio Democrat Sherrod Brown and Utah Republican Orrin Hatch arguing Thursday night over who benefits from the GOP plan. The heated exchange came after Republicans successfully voted to move the bill to the Senate floor.
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House on verge of passing GOP tax bill

November 16, 2017
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
The House is expected to pass a Republican bill Thursday, cutting taxes on businesses and many individuals. One new poll finds 52 percent of Americans disapprove of the GOP tax plan.
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Ivanka gets her way on expanded child tax credit

November 15, 2017
Jonathan Swan | Axios
Ivanka Trump achieved her goal in the modified tax bill: an expanded $2,000 child tax credit. She has been lobbying members of Congress for months to get this done; and in the end faced relatively little determined opposition.
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Democrats and some Republicans push back on GOP tax plan

November 3, 2017
Nancy Cordes | CBS News
President Trump and House Republicans say their plan for a sweeping overhaul of taxes is a big break for the middle class. House Speaker Paul Ryan says the average family of four would save nearly $1,200 a year. The proposal would add $1.5 trillion to the country's debt over a decade.
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Major, Major’ Tax Cut May Not Be in Store for Middle Class

November 3, 2017
Jim Tankersley | The New York Times
It is difficult to see those provisions as the unambiguous gift to American workers — the “major, major tax cut,” in the words of Mr. Trump — that Republicans promised. Instead, the bill effectively asks those workers to put their faith in a sort of bank-shot theory of income growth, where corporate tax cuts turn into profits that are passed on to workers in the form of higher wages.
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Trump's top aides will skip Asia for tax push

November 1, 2017
Jonathan Swan | Axios
As President Trump prepares to travel to Asia later this week, he has ordered many of his top officials to stay back and campaign for tax reform around America:
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Honeymoon phase ending for GOP tax plan

October 30, 2017
Jonathan Swan | Axios
House Republicans in charge of tax reform face a hellish few days before they finally release their bill on Wednesday.
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