After a year in the majority marked by several legislative speed bumps and dead ends, Republicans are happy with the final tax bill that's poised to pass, according to Sen. John Thune, R-S.D. Judy Woodruff asks Thune about the long-term…
By Associated Press
The Senate is expected to vote around 10 p.m. Tuesday evening. Watch live here.
The vote, largely along party lines, was 227-203 and capped a GOP sprint to deliver a major legislative accomplishment to President Donald Trump after a year of congressional stumbles and non-starters. Now the bill moves to the Senate.
By Stephen Ohlemacher and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press
President Trump on Saturday defended the Republican tax bill as a good deal for the middle class while claiming it could lead to explosive economic growth.
By Alan Fram, Associated Press
Republicans hope that passing the bill will overshadow their embarrassing failure to repeal President Barack Obama’s health law.
By Marcy Gordon and Stephen Ohlemacher, Associated Press
Republicans working to execute their first major legislative achievement of Donald Trump's presidency appear to have secured the votes to pass a massive tax overhaul.
By Richard Lardner, Associated Press
The presence of ailing Republican senators John McCain and Thad Cochran will be crucial early next week as the GOP tries to pass a sweeping $1.5 trillion tax package in the Senate.
By Stephen Ohlemacher and Marcy Gordon, Associated Press
Congressional Republicans on Tuesday rushed toward a deal on a massive tax package that would reduce the top tax rate for wealthy Americans to 37 percent and slash the corporate rate to a level slightly higher than what businesses and…
By Darlene Superville, Associated Press
The White House says President Donald Trump and Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham are discussing tax legislation and upcoming budget talks during a golf game at one of Trump’s Florida clubs.
By Lisa Desjardins
Republicans hope to pass a massive tax overhaul through Congress by Christmas. But significant confusion still remains over precisely what the Republican approach would mean for American individuals and businesses.
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