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How Trump’s tax proposal could impact his own business empire

Thursday  02:51,   27 april 2017
MSN

The proposal would slash taxes on the kinds of businesses that are key to the Trump organization.The White House on Wednesday unveiled a proposal that would cut the top tax rate for corporations, as well as entities known as pass-through businesses, [...]

How Trump’s tax proposal could impact his own business empire

Thursday  02:51,   27 april 2017
MSN

The proposal would slash taxes on the kinds of businesses that are key to the Trump organization.The White House on Wednesday unveiled a proposal that would cut the top tax rate for corporations, as well as entities known as pass-through businesses, [...]

House Intelligence panel’s Russia probe back on track after rocky start

Thursday  02:30,   27 april 2017
MSN

There are some tensions with the Senate, however.Republicans and Democrats on the committee have agreed on a witness list that is dozens of names long and includes campaign and transition team surrogates of President Trump who volunteered to be[...]

More Americans think Trump will increase their taxes, rather than decrease them - poll

Thursday  02:30,   27 april 2017
CBS News

New CBS News poll also finds more Americans want to see Congress move on to other issues, rather than trying to pass another health care bill .  © Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. healthcare-poll.jpg While just 12 percent of[...]

The Trump White House is at war with itself about climate change

Thursday  02:05,   27 april 2017
MSN

Key Trump officials argue it may be better to stay in Paris agreement.The meeting will bring together officials with sharply opposing views about the administration’s position on the historic agreement, signed by nearly 200 countries, which Trump as [...]

White House announces sweeping proposal to cut taxes, a plan likely to raise deficit

Thursday  01:52,   27 april 2017
MSN

<p>Racing to convey a sense of momentum to President Donald Trump’s sluggish legislative agenda, the White House unveiled a plan for what it called “one of the biggest tax cuts in American history” Wednesday, just ahead of the administration’s[...]

GOP to kill language exempting staff from new ObamaCare repeal bill

Thursday  01:25,   27 april 2017
The Hill

Republicans say they will kill a provision in their new ObamaCare repeal bill that would have exempted members of Congress and their staffs from some of its effects. An amendment to the American Health Care Act (AHCA) intended to win over[...]

Trump may get his health care deal after all

Thursday  01:25,   27 april 2017
MSN

<p>The Trump administration’s push to revive the moribund GOP health care proposal has apparently paid off.</p>The White House and key Republicans in the House of Representatives are reportedly close to an agreement to amend the bill so that[...]

Trump may get his health care deal after all

Thursday  01:25,   27 april 2017
MSN

<p>The Trump administration’s push to revive the moribund GOP health care proposal has apparently paid off.</p>The White House and key Republicans in the House of Representatives are reportedly close to an agreement to amend the bill so that[...]

U.S. Highlights Sanctions, Diplomacy as North Korea Threat Grows

Thursday  01:25,   27 april 2017
Bloomberg

<p>U.S. national security leaders emphasized economic sanctions and diplomacy to persuade North Korea to dismantle its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs, even as the Pentagon ramps up its military presence in the region with an[...]

U.S. Highlights Sanctions, Diplomacy as North Korea Threat Grows

Thursday  01:25,   27 april 2017
Bloomberg

<p>U.S. national security leaders emphasized economic sanctions and diplomacy to persuade North Korea to dismantle its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs, even as the Pentagon ramps up its military presence in the region with an[...]

Trump says he may break up 9th Circuit court after rulings go against him

Thursday  01:25,   27 april 2017
The Hill

President Trump is considering breaking up the Ninth Circuit Court after a federal district court judge in its jurisdiction blocked his order to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities."In a Wednesday interview with the Washington[...]

Trump says he may break up 9th Circuit court after rulings go against him

Thursday  01:25,   27 april 2017
The Hill

President Trump is considering breaking up the Ninth Circuit Court after a federal district court judge in its jurisdiction blocked his order to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities."In a Wednesday interview with the Washington[...]

Winners and Losers from Trump’s New Tax Plan

Thursday  00:26,   27 april 2017
MSN

The Trump administration on Wednesday released a one-page summary of its plan for overhauling the tax code, providing relatively few details about what White House Chief Economic Adviser Gary Cohn nevertheless called a “historic” proposal during a[...]

'Voodoo economics on steroids': Democrats blast Trump's tax plan

Thursday  00:20,   27 april 2017
Business Insider

Democrats on Wednesday blasted President Donald Trump's outline for tax reform. After the White House rolled out the one-page summary of its tax reform plan, Democrats in both chambers of Congress attacked the plan.Rep. Ted Lieu called the plan [...]