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FACT CHECK: 4 Claims From Trump's Tax Speech - NPR

President Trump pitched a tax overhaul package on Wednesday in a speech that was heavy on politicking and light on the particulars. Trump's tax policy ideas are still sketchy — when pitched in April, they amounted to one page of bullet points. In his ...and more »

Trump's growing economy faces fall obstacles - The Hill

An ebullient President Trump on Wednesday touted the U.S. economy's 3 percent growth in the second quarter and boasted that the best is yet to come. In a speech meant to sell his tax-reform plan, Trump said the latest statistics highlight how he's ...and more »

FactChecking Trump's Tax Speech -

In a speech on changing the tax code, President Donald Trump offered some political spin on the facts. Trump claimed “anywhere from $3 trillion to $5 trillion” of profits are left overseas by U.S. companies to avoid U.S. taxes. But his own press office ...and more »

Trump Says His Tax Reform Plan Is Good for the Little Guy. It's Not - Newsweek

Trump taxes Protesters take part in a "Tax March," calling on President Donald Trump to release his tax records, in New York on April 15. KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty. Share. U.S. tax reform Donald Trump Claire McCaskill · President Donald Trump kicked off ...and more »

For Tax Reform Lessons, Congress Needn't Look Far - New York Times

President Trump made his pitch for tax reform this week, but the odds are not favorable for legislation that would reduce individual and corporate rates and promote economic growth without driving up the national deficit. For inspiration, maybe Mr ...and more »

Fact-checking President Trump's speech on his tax plan - Washington Post

President Trump on Wednesday delivered an address on his “principles” for a tax plan in Springfield, Mo., though he provided few details. He also shifted from extolling how well the economy is doing to language that suggested the United States was ...and more »

Trump's Tax Reform Plan Targets Middle-Class Tax Complexity - Forbes

Clyde Wayne Crews Jr. , Contributor Policy director at Competitive Enterprise Institute Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. President Trump visited Missouri to talk about tax reform, stressing simplicity and middle-class tax relief ...and more »

Trump pushes tax reform 'vision,' pressures Congress to deliver - ABC News

In an address kicking off his administration's push to overhaul the U.S. tax system, President Donald Trump outlined a broad set of proposals Wednesday, including lower rates and a reworking of the tax code, and placed pressure on Congress to deliver ...and more »

Trump pitches tax reform to 'bring back Main Street' - CNN

(CNN) President Donald Trump on Wednesday delivered his opening pitch on tax reform, framing the effort in populist terms saying Republican plans to overhaul the tax code would be a boon for lower- and middle-class Americans. But Trump offered only ...and more »

Republicans promise tax overhaul but still have no plan - CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump took the stage Wednesday in Missouri to sell a tax reform plan that's not yet complete and still lacking in detail. But from the view of congressional leaders and their aides, that's just fine. The bill is still ...and more »