“Republicans are just a few steps away from accomplishing a decades-long dream — overhauling the tax code. But with the Senate hoping to vote on its tax bill in just days, at least nine Republicans may still need convincing about their party’s proposal.” MORE
“The White House is maintaining a hard line on wiping out a deduction for state and local taxes as part of tax reform, despite efforts in Congress to negotiate a compromise on the issue.
“The president’s been clear about his position, and we’re moving forward with the framework that we’ve laid out,” White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said today when asked whether the administration was open to negotiation.” MORE
ROMNEY-RYAN TEAM? Do you really think Mitt Romney will outlaw TAX LOOPHOLES THAT MAKE HIM RICH? Get a clue!