Senate OKs tax bill; House revote set

Passage expected, GOP starts celebrating early

Posted: December 20, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (from left) joins House Speaker Paul Ryan and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., Tuesday after the House passed the tax bill.

Senate Republicans early today passed the most sweeping rewrite of the nation's tax laws in more than three decades, setting the stage for a final House vote.

“Congress is standing at the doorstep of a historic opportunity,” Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday, hours before the Senate approve...

After the vote Tuesday, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said the Republican tax bill is a “disgusting smash-and-grab. It’s an all-out looting of Am...

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