Do tax reform right, rather than quickly

Posted: December 3, 2017 at 2:02 a.m.

As a former White House chief of staff, I know from firsthand experience that economic policy cannot be entirely separated from political concerns. I served under my friend and fellow Arkansan Bill Clinton at the beginning of his first term, where one of my highest priorities was to shepherd the president's economic plan through Congress. When we did so--after months of difficult negotiation and deliberation--we were proud to have scored a legislative win for President Clinton and his party.

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