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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Indiana schools could face $9.3 million in cuts unless lawmakers actto state fiscal records. Pointing to the state's $2 billion in reserves, Rep.
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 hours ago
to state fiscal records. Pointing to the state's $2 billion in reserves, Rep. Greg Porter, ranking Democrat on the Ways and Means Committee, said lawmakers "should be able to come in and make those schools whole." He said Republicans like... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
County Continues To Fight Purdue Pharma In Opioid Lawsuitaddictive properties of its opioid medications. Suffolk County Legislator Brid
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 7 hours ago
addictive properties of its opioid medications. Suffolk County Legislator Bridget Fleming led a meeting of the county’s Ways and Means Committee, which she chairs, on November 16 and applauded her colleagues for the lawsuit. It accuses Purdue... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Mass housing still VAT-exempt2022. “The Senate opted to keep the VAT exemption so as not to exacerbate the
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 hours ago
2022. “The Senate opted to keep the VAT exemption so as not to exacerbate the housing problem of the country,” said Senate ways and means committee chairman Edgardo Angara Jr. The original proposal of the Finance Department sought to remove the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fix the tax codeof federal tax reform for the first time in more than 30 years. As a former me
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 hours ago
of federal tax reform for the first time in more than 30 years. As a former member of Congress and member of the House Ways and Means Committee, I have long advocated for bold tax reform to fix our tax code, make it simpler, and reduce the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Wilkinson: The IRS scandal surrenders to reality at lastdespised. Republicans claimed the IRS served as an attack dog for the Obama Wh
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
despised. Republicans claimed the IRS served as an attack dog for the Obama White House. But inquiries by the House Ways and Means Committee, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, the Senate Finance Committee, the Senate... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
This Tax Plan Is Going to Cost a Lot More Than Advertised - This Tax Plan Is Going to Cost a Lot More Than Advertised If the Trump-GOP tax plan doesn’t stink why are they lying about the cost? By Bob Lord House Republicans and Donald Trump are ba...One example: A concern raised by multinational corporations regarding an excise
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
One example: A concern raised by multinational corporations regarding an excise tax provision was addressed by the House Ways and Means Committee, increasing the cost of the plan by $60 billion. Even regular people will make adjustments that... Read more
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Roll Call
Sexual Harassment From John Tower to Donald Trump — and Beyonda significant role in a Washington scandal. Prior to Tower, the archetype was
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
a significant role in a Washington scandal. Prior to Tower, the archetype was Wilbur Mills, then the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, who was found by the Park Police at 2 a.m. drunkenly cavorting with a stripper named Fanne Foxe... Read more
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FOX News
Aircraft carrying 11 crashes in Pacific Ocean en route to USS Ronald Reagandevelopments and analysis in Congress' quest to pass tax reform with the guests
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
developments and analysis in Congress' quest to pass tax reform with the guests below! Varney & Co., 9 a.m. ET: House Ways and Means Committee Chair Kevin Brady; Rep. Leonard Lance; golf star Maverick McNealy on turning pro; actor-producer... Read more
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FOX News
Aircraft carrying 11 crashes in Pacific Ocean en route to USS Ronald Reagandevelopments and analysis in Congress' quest to pass tax reform with the guests
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
developments and analysis in Congress' quest to pass tax reform with the guests below! Varney & Co., 9 a.m. ET: House Ways and Means Committee Chair Kevin Brady; Rep. Leonard Lance; golf star Maverick McNealy on turning pro; actor-producer... Read more
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The Hill
Dems stop short of demanding Conyers step down from powerful committeeconfirms banking watchdogDem bill aims to protect threatened pensionsMORE (D-Ma
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
confirms banking watchdogDem bill aims to protect threatened pensionsMORE (D-Mass.) as the ranking Democrat on the House Ways and Means Committee following last year’s elections. Democrats do have a caucus rule requiring members to step down... Read more
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Raw Story
Velshi & Ruhle destroy GOP lawmaker’s tax plan promises: ‘Laverne and Shirley are not getting their jobs back’claims that lower corporate taxes would usher in higher wages. Rep. Jim Renacc
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
claims that lower corporate taxes would usher in higher wages. Rep. Jim Renacci (R-OH), who serves on the House Ways and Means Committee, insisted the GOP tax overhaul would inspire corporations to pay their workers more — but the... Read more
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The News & Observer
A tax on your Tar Heel and Wolfpack gear? Senate GOP bill taxes college logospour it into rate reduction and not restore deductions,” said Rep. George Holdi
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
pour it into rate reduction and not restore deductions,” said Rep. George Holding of Raleigh, a member of the tax-writing Ways and Means Committee. “You can make a good case for any of these deductions. But I can make a better case for eliminating... Read more
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The Hill
Fight erupts over tax credit for 'orphan' disease drugsCongressional Republicans are using that revenue to help pay for tax cuts. A s
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Congressional Republicans are using that revenue to help pay for tax cuts. A spokesperson for Republicans on the House Ways and Means Committee argued that the corporate tax cuts in the legislation would allow drug companies to invest more in... Read more
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The Hill
Protecting blockchain from 'Mad Hatter' treatmentfor the records of half a million bitcoin owners has come under criticism from
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
for the records of half a million bitcoin owners has come under criticism from important Members of Congress such as Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin BradyKevin Patrick BradyPelosi blasts California Republicans for supporting tax... Read more
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Inquirier.net
BOI draws flak for ‘vague’ PH car program rulesrules to guide investors and questionable decisions on issues affecting the ind
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
rules to guide investors and questionable decisions on issues affecting the industry. At the hearing of the House ways and means committee, Deputy Speaker Sharon Garin (AAMBIS-OWA Partylist) went as far as publicly airing suspicions that... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Tax bill reflects rift between many Republicans, higher educationAmericans don't take advantage of because they don't know they exist?" Rep. Car
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Americans don't take advantage of because they don't know they exist?" Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., said this month as the Ways and Means Committee considered a Democratic measure to preserve education initiatives. "Or do we want a tax code that... Read more
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The Hill
Pelosi blasts California Republicans for supporting tax billto make changes later. Walters, for example, said in a statement that she “rec
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
to make changes later. Walters, for example, said in a statement that she “received a personal commitment” from House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin BradyKevin Patrick BradyOvernight Health Care: Initial Senate tax bill doesn't repeal... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Tax bill reflects rift between many Republicans, higher educationAmericans don't take advantage of because they don't know they exist?" Rep. Car
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Americans don't take advantage of because they don't know they exist?" Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., said this month as the Ways and Means Committee considered a Democratic measure to preserve education initiatives. "Or do we want a tax code that... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tax bill reflects rift between many Republicans, higher educationAmericans don't take advantage of because they don't know they exist?" Rep. Car
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Americans don't take advantage of because they don't know they exist?" Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., said this month as the Ways and Means Committee considered a Democratic measure to preserve education initiatives. "Or do we want a tax code that... Read more
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Business Insider
The breakneck speed of the Republican tax bill is angering Democrats and increasing the odds it passesis the bill we have to pass so you know what's in it,'" GOP Rep. Peter Roskam s
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
is the bill we have to pass so you know what's in it,'" GOP Rep. Peter Roskam said during the markup of the TCJA in the Ways and Means Committee. "So the sanctimonious, self-righteous, retroactive nostalgia about process, I think we can... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Health buffs seek tobacco tax increasefor Acceleration and Inclusion. Angara in the hastag #DearAngara refers to Sen
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
for Acceleration and Inclusion. Angara in the hastag #DearAngara refers to Senator Sonny Angara, chairman of the Senate ways and means committee, which has been pushing for TRAIN to generate additional taxes for the government. New Vois... Read more
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NJ.com
Why this N.J. Republican keeps voting for things could hurt Jerseyto hear him defend his vote," said Rep. Bill Pascrell, D-9th Dist., the only Ne
NJ.com / Posted 5 days ago
to hear him defend his vote," said Rep. Bill Pascrell, D-9th Dist., the only New Jersey member on the tax-writing House Ways and Means Committee and a leader of the effort to save the state and local tax deduction. "He doesn't have to explain to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Doing it the easy wayof sugar farmers as well as employees of food and beverage companies. Earlier,
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
of sugar farmers as well as employees of food and beverage companies. Earlier, Sen. Sonny Angara, who chairs the Senate Ways and Means Committee, was quoted as saying he is now considering “a fairer and more reasonable” excise tax on SSBs. The... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
House Republicans voted for tax reform, but asked for changes in the bill as wellexchanges. For Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R-FL), a staunch advocate of the GOP bill,
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
exchanges. For Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R-FL), a staunch advocate of the GOP bill, he was assured by the Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee that more would be done in terms of tax help for the people of Puerto Rico, whose island was... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Hundreds protest Rep. Peter Roskam's stance on health care, tax plan at GOP fundraiservoted Thursday to pass the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Roskam, who serves as chairma
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
voted Thursday to pass the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Roskam, who serves as chairman of the Tax Policy Subcommittee on the Ways and Means Committee, has taken a leadership role in crafting the legislation. Tom Shadle of Westmont described the tax... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
November 19tax collected at the cash register. This idea, which has been around about 20 y
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
tax collected at the cash register. This idea, which has been around about 20 years, is called the Fair Tax. The House Ways and Means Committee recently unveiled its plan as HR 25 (around 130 pages). Read this and the Senate bill, or Google... Read more
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The News & Observer
And the biggest loser in the GOP’s tax plan is … humanscuts that they consider corporations to be people | News & Observer Speaker of
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
cuts that they consider corporations to be people | News & Observer Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) (L) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) celebrate with fellow House Republicans following the passage of the Tax... Read more
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The News & Observer
Tax plan makes church and state less separateleast one is of prime constitutional importance. The reformers, pushed by Donal
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
least one is of prime constitutional importance. The reformers, pushed by Donald Trump and led by the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, have a little Christmas present – one indeed clothed in holy rhetoric. Its gist is to abolish the... Read more
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The Hill
Nonprofits must sound the alarm on House tax billand sound the alarm about a proposal that threatens the independence and integr
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
and sound the alarm about a proposal that threatens the independence and integrity of civil society. Last week, the House Ways and Means Committee approved a provision that would effectively nullify the Johnson Amendment, a 63-year-old measure... Read more
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Roll Call
Podcast: What Businesses Have to Gain From the Tax OverhaulChairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, left, and Rep. Richard Neal, D-Mass., ranking me
Roll Call / Posted 7 days ago
Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, left, and Rep. Richard Neal, D-Mass., ranking member, conduct a House Ways and Means Committee markup of the Republicans' tax reform plan titled the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, in Longworth Building on November 9, 2017.... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Trump vow to fix U.S. airports hurt by tax billtransportation officials, construction companies and other contractors said in
Finance and Commerce / Posted 7 days ago
transportation officials, construction companies and other contractors said in a Nov. 3 letter to leaders of the House Ways and Means Committee. Without the tax-exempt bonds, projects such as the $3 billion Interstate 66 project in Virginia,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Davis, Shimkus laud their colleagues' tax-reform billthis single component of the tax bill may be the worst idea ever." Davis said
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
this single component of the tax bill may be the worst idea ever." Davis said Wednesday that the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee had assured him that once the House and Senate tax packages go to a conference committee, Ways and... Read more
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ABC News
Washington faces time of reckoning, joins national #MeToo momentproblem. The RUNDOWN with MaryAlice Parks The TIP with John Parkinson Rep. C
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
problem. The RUNDOWN with MaryAlice Parks The TIP with John Parkinson Rep. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla., a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, is joined by, from left, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
What Trump's tax plan could mean for NYC rentersaccording to Abe Schlisselfeld, a partner in Marks Paneth’s real estate group w
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
according to Abe Schlisselfeld, a partner in Marks Paneth’s real estate group who spent last week binge-watching House Ways and Means Committee hearings. But if landlords also live in the building, as is often the case in row houses across the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tax overhaul clears House on GOP voteseconomic growth that will offset the bill's $1.5 trillion revenue cut, negating
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
economic growth that will offset the bill's $1.5 trillion revenue cut, negating any long-term impact on the debt. House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, told reporters last month that "dynamic scores" of the tax plan,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
GOP-led House passes landmark Brady tax billcareer capstone for Brady, a Republican from The Woodlands and one of the chief
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
career capstone for Brady, a Republican from The Woodlands and one of the chief tax-writers in Congress as chairman of the Ways and Means Committee. For Brady, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was the culmination of several years of internal GOP... Read more
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Connecticut Post
House passes GOP tax bill, upping pressure on struggling Senate effortgrowth that will offset the bill's $1.5 trillion revenue cut, negating any long
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
growth that will offset the bill's $1.5 trillion revenue cut, negating any long-term impact on the national debt. House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, told reporters last month that "dynamic scores" of the tax plan,... Read more
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Roll Call
Hot Start With Trump 'Pep Rally' Burns Out as Tax Bill Cruisesinto the chamber quietly. Some arrived early. That group included Rep. Sander M
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
into the chamber quietly. Some arrived early. That group included Rep. Sander M. Levin of Michigan, a member of the Ways and Means Committee that produced the overhaul measure, got off an elevator near the Speaker’s Lobby with their heads... Read more
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Greenwich Time
House passes GOP tax bill, upping pressure on struggling Senate effortgrowth that will offset the bill's $1.5 trillion revenue cut, negating any long
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 days ago
growth that will offset the bill's $1.5 trillion revenue cut, negating any long-term impact on the national debt. House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, told reporters last month that "dynamic scores" of the tax plan,... Read more
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The News-Times
House passes GOP tax bill, upping pressure on struggling Senate effortgrowth that will offset the bill's $1.5 trillion revenue cut, negating any long
The News-Times / Posted 8 days ago
growth that will offset the bill's $1.5 trillion revenue cut, negating any long-term impact on the national debt. House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, told reporters last month that "dynamic scores" of the tax plan,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
House Republicans pass tax plan, Senate plan's future unclearand another said the President urged Republican members to sell the plan as "th
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 days ago
and another said the President urged Republican members to sell the plan as "the biggest tax cut in history." He praised Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady and said he was such a nice guy. "He really likes Kevin Brady that's for sure,"... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Fleischmann, DesJarlais, Graves Help House Pass Tax Reform Billin the pockets of hard-working Georgia families and make the annual tax filing
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
in the pockets of hard-working Georgia families and make the annual tax filing process a lot easier. In fact, the House Ways and Means Committee predicts the typical family could file their taxes on a form the size of a postcard. “Additionally,... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Rep. Alma Adams introduces House tax amendment legislationand Jobs Act, which passed the by a vote of 227-205. Adams’ amendments were in
The Charlotte Post / Posted 8 days ago
and Jobs Act, which passed the by a vote of 227-205. Adams’ amendments were introduced following a letter Adams sent to Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady and House Speaker Paul Ryan last week detailing the amendments. H.R. 1 was... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Salem Sen. Jackie Winters selected as Senate Republican Leadereither one of you two." Still undetermined is which senator will replace Devli
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 8 days ago
either one of you two." Still undetermined is which senator will replace Devlin as co-chair of the budget-writing Joint Ways and Means Committee, a powerful committee due to its influence on state spending. Both Senate spots also need to be... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
House vote on taxes: Here's what's in the bill Republicans just passedHouse Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.,) Speaker of the House Paul Ryan
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.,) Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas) in a news conference after the House passed their version of the tax bill. House Majority... Read more
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KECI Missoula
House vote on taxes: Here's what's in the bill Republicans just passedHouse Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.,) Speaker of the House Paul Ryan
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.,) Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas) in a news conference after the House passed their version of the tax bill. House Majority... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
House vote on taxes: Here's what's in the bill Republicans just passedHouse Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.,) Speaker of the House Paul Ryan
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 8 days ago
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.,) Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas) in a news conference after the House passed their version of the tax bill. House Majority... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
House vote on taxes: Here's what's in the bill Republicans just passedHouse Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.,) Speaker of the House Paul Ryan
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.,) Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas) in a news conference after the House passed their version of the tax bill. House Majority... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
House vote on taxes: Here's what's in the bill Republicans just passedHouse Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.,) Speaker of the House Paul Ryan
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.,) Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas) in a news conference after the House passed their version of the tax bill. House Majority... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
U.S. House passes sweeping tax reform measuretax bill is built on massive deception," U.S. Rep. Sander Levin, D-Royal Oak, a
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
tax bill is built on massive deception," U.S. Rep. Sander Levin, D-Royal Oak, and a former chairman of the tax-writing Ways and Means Committee, said on the House floor during debate, citing an analysis showing 1 of 4 taxpayers making between... Read more
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