US Republicans move on tax reform; Federal Reserve warns danger ahead - Financial Express

Congressional Republicans moved to hasten an overhaul of the US tax code, while Federal Reserve officials warned that President Donald Trump's tax plan could lead to inflation and unsustainable federal debt. By: Reuters | New Delhi | Published: October ...

The Latest: Senate panel approves budget plan - Fresno Bee

The Senate Budget panel has approved a fiscal blueprint that would pave the way for a major rewrite of the U.S. tax code, a top priority of President Donald Trump and his GOP allies in Congress. The panel approved the measure on a party-line vote.

Top Donors Have Stopped Giving Money to the GOP - Paste Magazine

The past year has been marked by failure after failure for the GOP. The most high-profile news items—the ones billed as top priority by Republican leadership—are the ones that have most publicly and embarrassingly fallen flat for the party. What's so ...

Katko bucks GOP, votes against $4.1T budget plan - Auburn Citizen (blog)

The House passed a $4.1 trillion spending plan Thursday, but U.S. Rep. John Katko wasn't among the Republican supporters of the budget proposal. Katko, R-Camillus, was one of 18 Republican members who voted against the GOP budget, which would ...

Senate panel advances budget, a key step for tax reform - The Hill

The Senate Budget Committee on Thursday advanced a budget resolution that would help pave the way for Republicans to pass a tax reform bill without Democratic support. The resolution passed 12-11 along strict party lines, and is expected to be taken up ...

House Opens the Door to Tax Reform With $4.1 Trillion Budget - The Fiscal Times

The House of Representatives passed a budget resolution Thursday that sets the stage for future tax reform legislation. While the nonbinding 2018 budget plan calls for more than $5 trillion in spending cuts over 10 years, including a $1 trillion cut ...

Republicans move on tax reform, Fed officials warn danger ahead - The Fiscal Times

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Congressional Republicans moved to hasten an overhaul of the U.S. tax code on Thursday, while Federal Reserve officials warned in rare public remarks that President Donald Trump's tax plan could lead to inflation and ...

RIP, the political middle - KXLF Butte News

(CNN) -- A new Pew poll on polarization in our politics has some very bad news for people who believe in a sensible center in politics: It doesn't exist. What Pew documents in this massive and important study is that Republicans and Democrats have ...

House Passes 2018 Budget Plan - One America News Network (press release)

The House passes a $4.1 trillion budget plan, setting the stage for the GOP's tax overhaul agenda. The measure won approval along party lines in a 219-to-206 vote Thursday. The budget plan calls for more than five trillion dollars in spending cuts over ...

House Democrats announce support for $560M tax hike plan - KOKI FOX 23

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The leader of the Oklahoma House Democrats says he's prepared to deliver the votes of all 28 of his members for a broad budget agreement that includes tax increases on cigarettes, fuel, oil and gas production and income of the ...

House approves budget resolution which facilitates tax reform - Talk Media News

WASHINGTON- The House of Representatives on Thursday approved the GOP-backed FY 2018 budget resolution, which Republicans are using as a vehicle to enact tax reform legislation. The lower chamber approved the measure in a 219-206 vote.

US Republicans seek to hasten tax reform with budget action - Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican-controlled U.S. Congress moved to hasten its overhaul of the U.S. tax code on Thursday by moving closer to agreement on a budget resolution, a procedural step that would help advance eventual tax legislation.

How far is Congress from actually passing the Trump/Republican tax overhaul plan? - USA TODAY

The House approved a budget outline Thursday that creates the room President Trump and Republican leaders need to pass the tax code overhaul they released last month, but that is only a first step in a long and uncertain path for Trump's vision of ...

House Passes GOP Budget, Setting Stage for Tax Cut Debate - Courthouse News Service

(CN) — The House Thursday passed a $4.1 trillion budget plan that's a critical step for the party's drive to rewrite the tax code later this year. The 2018 House GOP budget calls for more than $5 trillion in spending cuts over the coming decade, and ...

Most Republicans and Democrats have few or no friends in the opposing party - KESQ

WASHINGTON (CNN) - Here's a key stat that shows just how much of an echo chamber many Americans are living in. A new survey from the Pew Research Center released on Thursday shows a majority of both Republicans and Democrats say they have ...

House passes GOP budget in key step for upcoming tax debate - WMTW Portland

The House Thursday passed a $4.1 trillion budget plan that's a critical step for the party's drive to rewrite the tax code later this year. The 2018 House GOP budget promises deep cuts to social programs and Cabinet agency budgets and reprises a ...

House passes $4.1 trillion budget, the first concrete step toward tax reform - CNBC

The vote was a narrow 219 to 206, with more than a dozen Republicans voting against the budget. The vote was the first concrete step toward enacting major tax reform later this year. Christina Wilkie | @christinawilkie. Published 5 Hours Ago Updated 1 ...

AP: House passes $4.1 trillion budget resolution - MyArkLaMiss (press release) (blog)

The House has passed a $4.1 trillion budget resolution, a major step forward in tax reform efforts later this year, according to The Associated Press. The deal calls for cuts to social programs and Cabinet agency budgets in order to set the stage for ...

Republicans Aim To Gut Medicaid And Medicare After “Repeal And Replace” Failure - The Ring of Fire Network

After repeated failures to repeal The Affordable Care Act, Republicans in Washington, D.C. have decided that they're just going to blow up the entire system. A new budget proposal from Republican lawmakers would cut close to $1 trillion from the ...

House passes budget in first step toward tax reform - Politico

The House passed a budget Thursday that paves the way for tax reform, slashes spending over 10 years and calls for lawmakers to find at least $203 billion in extra savings from mandatory programs. After months of intra-party wrangling, GOP leaders ...