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New York Post
Trump blasts John McCain for letting ‘his best friend’ downbut critics say the legislation would result in significant funding cuts and le
New York Post / Posted 12 hours ago
but critics say the legislation would result in significant funding cuts and leave millions uninsured. Under current Senate budget rules, the Republicans have until Sept. 30 to pass legislation with a 50-vote margin instead of 60 votes,... Read more
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Newsmax
David Stockman: Trump Tax Cut, Reform Will Never Happenthrough tax cuts, raising the odds that their planned tax overhaul would expand
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
through tax cuts, raising the odds that their planned tax overhaul would expand the federal deficit. Two members of the Senate Budget Committee, Republicans Pat Toomey and Bob Corker, announced the formal agreement late on Tuesday, but their... Read more
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Newsmax
Wilbur Ross: Trump Doesn't Want to 'Irritate' Congress on Tax Reformthrough tax cuts, raising the odds that their planned tax overhaul would expand
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
through tax cuts, raising the odds that their planned tax overhaul would expand the federal deficit. Two members of the Senate Budget Committee, Republicans Pat Toomey and Bob Corker, announced the formal agreement late on Tuesday, but their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lawmakers' Salaries - What We Discussed With Saraki - Serapraised by Sagay." The statement read in part: "The meeting with Saraki raises
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
raised by Sagay." The statement read in part: "The meeting with Saraki raises more questions than it answers. The Senate budget on its website is incomplete. The absence of specific details on salaries and allowances of each senator not... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Budgetary malpracticeArticle Tools The state Senate budget bill is bad but substantially better tha
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools The state Senate budget bill is bad but substantially better than the farcical House version. But they share the decidedly bad idea of borrowing vast amounts of money to cover a yawning $2.2 billion budget deficit that should be... Read more
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Alaska Public
Budget glitch could leave ferries without fundingferry account lost around three-quarters of its balance. Pitney’s letter doesn
Alaska Public / Posted yesterday
ferry account lost around three-quarters of its balance. Pitney’s letter doesn’t assign blame. But Stedman pointed to Senate budget-writers who think the ferry system is too expensive. “Two years ago, roughly, there was some language put in... Read more
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The Washington Times
Bob Corker, Pat Toomey reach tax cut agreement in Senateprocedures, known as reconciliation, that they could use to avoid a filibuster.
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
procedures, known as reconciliation, that they could use to avoid a filibuster. With a one-vote Republican majority on the Senate Budget Committee, the agreement between Mr. Corker, a deficit hawk, and Mr. Toomey, who advocates even deeper tax... Read more
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The Seattle Times
With projected state tax collections up, one GOP senator suggests easing property-tax hikefund state government while reducing the impact on working families and people
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
fund state government while reducing the impact on working families and people with fixed incomes,” Braun, the chief GOP Senate budget writer, said in a news release. “Having heard similar concerns about property-tax increases from the governor... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Legislative malpractice strikes againThe state Senate budget bill is bad but substantially better than the farcical
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
The state Senate budget bill is bad but substantially better than the farcical House version. But they share the decidedly bad idea of borrowing vast amounts of money to cover a yawning $2.2 billion budget deficit that should be covered through... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Neda chief sees about 7% GDP growth for 2017or lower than the midrange,” Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
or lower than the midrange,” Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia told reporters on the sidelines of the Senate budget hearing on the proposed 2018 budget of the state planning agency National Economic and Development Authority... Read more
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New York Post
At last, the GOP moves toward tax cutsparty had better join together to get it done, or they’ll all pay next November
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
party had better join together to get it done, or they’ll all pay next November. The first move looks pretty obscure: The Senate Budget Committee agreed to allow for tax cuts of up to $1.5 trillion over the next 10 years. That allows Congress to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Albert R. Hunt: Spotlight on Mnuchin gives a harsh glarethat Mnuchin has given ammunition to critics of whatever tax plan ends up being
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
that Mnuchin has given ammunition to critics of whatever tax plan ends up being offered. In June, Mnuchin told the Senate Budget Committee that “there could be a good shutdown” of government under some circumstances. That’s not unusual... Read more
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The Hill
AT&T CEO: Failure to pass tax reform would be 'bad indictment' for GOPofficials and congressional GOP leaders are planning to come out with a tax fra
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
officials and congressional GOP leaders are planning to come out with a tax framework next week. Additionally, the Senate Budget Committee moved the ball forward on taxes Tuesday when committee members announced an agreement on a budget... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pat Toomey helping set target amount for Republican tax cut billToomey and Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee — two key Republicans on the Senate Bud
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Toomey and Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee — two key Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee who had disagreed on whether the expected tax legislation should be allowed to increase the national deficit — said in a joint statement Tuesday evening that... Read more
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TribLIVE
White House considers abandoning some tax cuts for the wealthycut plan with just 51 votes, nine fewer than normally needed to pass legislatio
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
cut plan with just 51 votes, nine fewer than normally needed to pass legislation. They hope to achieve this by crafting a Senate budget resolution that allows them to cut as much as $1.5 trillion in taxes over 10 years, people briefed on the... Read more
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Reuters
Senate Republicans weigh tax cuts, deficit expansionformally this week, according to lawmakers and aides. The prospective tax cuts
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
formally this week, according to lawmakers and aides. The prospective tax cuts are part of closed-door talks among 12 Senate Budget Committee Republicans who are drafting a fiscal 2018 budget measure needed to help the 100-member Senate pass a... Read more
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The Hill
Corker unveils tax reform details | CEOs optimistic on tax reform, making plans for more hiring | Trump using RNC cash to pay legal billscollisionsSenate passes 0B defense billCorker pressed as reelection challenges
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
collisionsSenate passes 0B defense billCorker pressed as reelection challenges mountMORE (R-Tenn.), a key member of the Senate Budget Committee, unveiled some details Tuesday about what kind of guidelines the committee resolution would include... Read more
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Raw Story
Senate Republicans weigh tax cuts, deficit expansionto prevent such losses from expanding the federal budget deficit. The tax cuts
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
to prevent such losses from expanding the federal budget deficit. The tax cuts are part of closed-door talks among 12 Senate Budget Committee Republicans drafting a fiscal 2018 budget measure and related tax bill, in hopes they can pass with... Read more
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Reuters
Senate Republicans weigh tax cuts, deficit expansionto prevent such losses from expanding the federal budget deficit. The tax cuts
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
to prevent such losses from expanding the federal budget deficit. The tax cuts are part of closed-door talks among 12 Senate Budget Committee Republicans drafting a fiscal 2018 budget measure and related tax bill, in hopes they can pass with... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
GOP tentatively agrees to $1.5T plan on tax cutsfrom the party's more aggressive side on tax cuts. Corker didn't offer a numbe
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
from the party's more aggressive side on tax cuts. Corker didn't offer a number, but officials familiar with the Senate Budget panel's internal discussions said the allowance for the tax measure would amount to $1.5 trillion. The figure... Read more
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The Mercury News
GOP said to tentatively agree to $1.5 trillion plan on tax cutseffects of what he called “pro-growth tax reform.” Corker didn’t offer a numbe
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
effects of what he called “pro-growth tax reform.” Corker didn’t offer a number, but officials familiar with the Senate Budget panel’s internal discussions said the allowance for the tax measure would amount to $1.5 trillion. The figure... Read more
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The Hill
Senators nearing deal on budget’s tax provisionsMembers of the Senate Budget Committee say they are close to an agreement on a
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Members of the Senate Budget Committee say they are close to an agreement on a budget deal that would pave the way for tax reform, which could include a provision for a $1.5 trillion tax cut over the course of a decade. Toomey had been pushing for... Read more
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FOX Business
AP sources: GOP tentatively agree on tax numbereffects of what he called "pro-growth tax reform." Corker didn't offer a numbe
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
effects of what he called "pro-growth tax reform." Corker didn't offer a number, but officials familiar with the Senate Budget panel's internal discussions said the tax measure would amount to $1.5 trillion. Corker said he's willing to... Read more
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FOX Business
Corker says tentative agreement on debt figureU.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative ag
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee on how much its tax plan would add to the government's debt. Corker, a senior Republican who opposes... Read more
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FOX Business
AP sources: GOP tentatively agree on tax numbereffects of what he called "pro-growth tax reform." Corker didn't offer a numbe
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
effects of what he called "pro-growth tax reform." Corker didn't offer a number, but officials familiar with the Senate Budget panel's internal discussions said the tax measure would amount to $1.5 trillion. Corker said he's willing to... Read more
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FOX Business
Corker says tentative agreement on debt figurelocal): Continue Reading Below Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
local): Continue Reading Below Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee on how much its tax plan would add to the government's debt. Corker, a senior Republican who opposes... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Corker says tentative agreement on debt figureU.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative ag
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee on how much its tax plan would add to the government's debt. Corker, a senior Republican who opposes... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Corker says tentative agreement reached on debt figureWASHINGTON - Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON - Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee on how much its tax plan would add to the government's debt. Corker, a senior Republican who opposes adding to the deficit,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Corker says tentative agreement on debt figureSen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee on how much its tax plan would add to the government's debt. Corker, a senior Republican who opposes adding to the deficit, didn't offer a... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Corker says tentative agreement on debt figureU.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative ag
The New Canaan News / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee on how much its tax plan would add to the government's debt. Corker, a senior Republican who opposes... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Corker says tentative agreement on debt figureU.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative ag
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee on how much its tax plan would add to the government's debt. Corker, a senior Republican who opposes... Read more
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The Columbian
GOP panel divided on red ink for tax cutsWASHINGTON — A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee said Tuesday that tax
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee said Tuesday that tax cut advocates on the panel are pressing for cuts that could add $1.5 trillion or more to the deficit over the coming decade. Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson said he’s backing... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
GOP tentatively agree on tax numbereffects of what he called "pro-growth tax reform." Corker didn't offer a numbe
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
effects of what he called "pro-growth tax reform." Corker didn't offer a number, but officials familiar with the Senate Budget panel's internal discussions said the tax measure would amount to $1.5 trillion. Corker said he's willing to... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Corker says tentative agreement on debt figureU.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative ag
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee on how much its tax plan would add to the government's debt. Corker, a senior Republican who opposes... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Corker says tentative agreement on debt figureU.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative ag
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee on how much its tax plan would add to the government's debt. Corker, a senior Republican who opposes... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Corker says tentative agreement on debt figureU.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative ag
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. taxes (all times local): Sen. Bob Corker says he's reached a tentative agreement with other Republicans on the Senate Budget Committee on how much its tax plan would add to the government's debt. Corker, a senior Republican who opposes... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Key senators reach tentative budget deal on taxes, Corker saysTwo Republican members of the Senate Budget Committee reached a tentative deal
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Two Republican members of the Senate Budget Committee reached a tentative deal to craft a budget that would allow "headroom" for a significant tax cut, Sen. Bob Corker said -- though he didn't specify the amount of that cut. Corker of Tennessee and... Read more
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The Hill
Senate committee remains undecided on passing budgetThe Senate Budget Committee is still unsure if it will pass its own budget reso
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
The Senate Budget Committee is still unsure if it will pass its own budget resolution or allow the broader Senate chamber to take up a simple shell budget for unlocking tax reform. Committee member Sen. John KennedyJohn Neely KennedyMORE (R-La.)... Read more
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Salon.com
Senate Republicans want $1.5 trillion in tax cuts by 2027Toomey of Pennsylvania told the Journal that he would like to pass as much as $
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
Toomey of Pennsylvania told the Journal that he would like to pass as much as $2 trillion in tax cuts. One member of the Senate Budget Committee, Republican Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, said that writing the $1.5 trillion in tax cuts into the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
GOP panel divided on red ink for tax cutsWASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee said Tuesday that
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee said Tuesday that tax cut advocates on the panel are pressing for cuts that could add $1.5 trillion or more to the deficit over the coming decade. Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson said he’s... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
GOP panel divided on red ink for tax cutsWASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee said Tuesday that
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee said Tuesday that tax cut advocates on the panel are pressing for cuts that could add $1.5 trillion or more to the deficit over the coming decade. Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson said he's... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
GOP panel divided on red ink for tax cuts A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee says that tax cut advocates on th
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee says that tax cut advocates on the panel are pressing for cuts that could add $1.5 trillion or more to the deficit over the coming decade. Wisconsin Sen. Ron... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
GOP panel divided on red ink for tax cutsWASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee says that tax cut
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Republican on the Senate Budget Committee says that tax cut advocates on the panel are pressing for cuts that could add $1.5 trillion or more to the deficit over the coming decade. Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson said he's backing "as... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
The GOP Has Another Shot To Repeal Obamacare,?And It's Coming Up QuickSept. 30, when the fiscal year and the GOP's chances of using reconciliation bo
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
Sept. 30, when the fiscal year and the GOP's chances of using reconciliation both expire. That deadline was set by the Senate parliamentarian, or rule maker, according to Sen. Bernie Sanders, the ranking Democrat on the Senate budget c... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
The GOP Has Another Shot To Repeal Obamacare,?And It's Coming Up QuickSept. 30, when the fiscal year and the GOP's chances of using reconciliation bo
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 4 days ago
Sept. 30, when the fiscal year and the GOP's chances of using reconciliation both expire. That deadline was set by the Senate parliamentarian, or rule maker, according to Sen. Bernie Sanders, the ranking Democrat on the Senate budget c... Read more
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The Washington Times
Graham-Cassidy health care bill sets off clashes in Senatea letter signed by Mr. Schumer, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Californi
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
a letter signed by Mr. Schumer, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California and the top Democrats on the House and Senate budget committees. Meanwhile, Republican leaders asked the CBO to speed up the process so they can decide whether to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
GOP lawmakers: Move Appalachian agency out of WashingtonSenate Budget Committee members Sen. Luther Strange, R-Ala., left, and Sen. Joh
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Senate Budget Committee members Sen. Luther Strange, R-Ala., left, and Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., center, walk with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky, right, as they leave a closed-door meeting with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin after... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Connie Leyva’s in, as senators jockey for Kevin de León’s powerful jobit was much too soon to talk about the prospects. He added that de León has don
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
it was much too soon to talk about the prospects. He added that de León has done an exemplary job. Mitchell, chair of the Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee, issued a prepared statement. “While I appreciate that my name continues to be... Read more
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The Hill
Judd Gregg: The art of legislatingmaking a deal. Judd Gregg (R) is a former governor and three-term senator from
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
making a deal. Judd Gregg (R) is a former governor and three-term senator from New Hampshire who served as chairman and ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee, and as ranking member of the Senate Appropriations Foreign Operations subcommitt... Read more
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TribLIVE
GOP fiscal hawks quiet on soaring debt under Trumppass they tend to take the easy path.” Among the few deficit hawk holdouts is
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
pass they tend to take the easy path.” Among the few deficit hawk holdouts is Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., a key vote on the Senate Budget Committee, who's been pumping the brakes on taxes, a stand that's earned him face-to-face meetings with both... Read more
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