Ryan Backs Off Claim That ‘Everybody’ Gets a Tax Cut in GOP Plan
The speaker of the House is now saying that there will be tax cuts for the average family at every income level, not every family.
House Adopts Budget Setting Up Tax Bill Release Next Week
The vote allows Congress to enact tax cuts later that increase the federal deficit by up to $1.5 trillion over 10 years.
Tax Overhaul Off to Rocky Start as Senators Bicker Over Budget
Bad feelings over the Affordable Care Act continue to stink up the Capitol.
Senators Get Deal to Prop Up Obamacare, Keep Subsidies Trump Cut
The deal still has to make it through both houses of Congress and be signed by Trump.
Senate Budget Won't Allow Full ACA Defunding
Republicans intend to use the budget resolution to push through as much as $1.5 trillion of tax cuts in the coming months.
McCain Holds Out as GOP Wages Last-Gasp Push to Change the ACA
The vote wranglers and vote counters are earning their keep this week.
Congress Sends Debt Ceiling, Hurricane Aid Package to Trump
House votes to raise limit, fund government through Dec. 8; Trump-Democrat deal creates fiscal cliff before holidays.
Freedom Caucus Members Frustrated With GOP Leaders on Agenda
Mark Meadows sees lack of movement on the Affordable Care Act as a source of ugliness.
Trump Makes Deal With Democrats on Debt-Limit, Harvey Aid
Just hours earlier, Speaker Paul Ryan had told reporters the Democratic proposal was "unworkable" and "ridiculous."
Trump's Tax-Cut Bid Hits Obstacle: Hurricane Harvey's Costs
The storm may have caused as much as $90 billion in damage.