Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin lays out the importance of permanent tax cuts for businesses.
The Alabama Republican party reiterates its support for Senate candidate Roy Moore despite continued efforts to defame him. On Thursday, Congressman Bradley Byrne came forward saying he plans to vote for Judge Moore. He added, the people of Alabama don’t need the mainstream media to “tell them what to do.”
House Republicans say they plan to deliver President Trump a bi-partisan and humane fix to DACA by the end of this year. GOP leaders spoke out Thursday morning, saying they want to show the American people Congress can work together on this issue. According to them, a majority of their constituents want the U.S. visa system upgraded, more secure borders, and better enforcement of DACA regulations.
GOP lawmakers may add a provision to repeal a portion of Obamacare through the newly unveiled tax reform bill. During an interview on Sunday, House Speaker Paul Ryan said Congress could use the legislation to repeal Obamacare’s individual mandate
A new report claims the Podesta Group did not file as a foreign agent despite lobbying for Uranium One. The Daily Caller News Foundation determined Tony Podesta’s lobbying firm represented the Russia-owned company during the Obama administration, but did not register under the Foreign Agents Registration Act.
As the effort to overhaul the tax code continues, GOP leaders continue considering repealing Obamacare’s individual mandate as part of the bill. House Ways and Means Committee Chair Kevin Brady said Friday President Trump has told him three times he wants the mandate repealed as part of tax legislation.
Top GOP lawmakers say they will bring an immigration overhaul bill to the floor early next year. This comes after President Trump discussed immigration reform with House GOP leaders Thursday. Republicans say their focus on tax reform and confirming President Trump’s nominees does not allow time to pass an immigration bill before the year’s end.
A key House Committee delays a hearing on net neutrality after not one of the eight major tech companies showed up to testify. GOP members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee are seeking to establish legislative net neutrality, which is currently subject to regulation by the FCC.
One of the most important primaries, which will be a big indicator on the tone of the 2018 election, will take place this upcoming Tuesday.