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December 21, 2017
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) leaves the House floor after a vote to extend government funding, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Dec. 21, 2017. Congress moved closer on Thursday to avoiding a government shutdown this weekend, after the House voted to keep the government funded into January, a move that would kick fights over issues like immigration, surveillance and health care into the new year. (Zach Gibson/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
House passes a short-term spending measure Thursday to avert shutdown
December 21, 2017 - 5:05pm
December 20, 2017
President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans celebrate passage of their tax bill at the White House on Wednesday. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
In tax debate, Trump saw himself as marketer in chief
December 20, 2017 - 5:04pm
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) heads back to his offices before a final vote on tax legislation at the U.S. Capitol, in Washington, Dec. 20, 2017. The House planned to move quickly to hold a final vote on the tax bill after the Senate gave its approval early Wednesday morning. (Al Drago for The New York Times Copyright 2017)
Analysis: 10 key takeaways from the Republican tax bill
December 20, 2017 - 1:30pm
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is joined by other Senate Republicans at a Capitol Hill news conference after passage of the Republican tax plan early Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017. (Tom Brenner/ The New York Times Copyright 2017)
GOP tax bill passes Congress as Trump prepares to sign it into law
December 20, 2017 - 1:07pm
December 19, 2017
House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., listens during a news conference after a GOP conference meeting at the Capitol on Tuesday. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
Last-minute Senate snag slightly delays passage of GOP tax plan
December 19, 2017 - 5:26pm
Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, delivers remarks before the start of a vote on net neutrality, at the FCC headquarters in Washington, Dec. 14, 2017. The FCC is expected to vote today to dismantle so-called net neutrality rules, which have prohibited internet service providers from blocking websites or charging them for higher quality delivery to consumers. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Days after the FCC repealed its net neutrality rules, the GOP has a bill to replace them
December 19, 2017 - 4:51pm
December 15, 2017
President Donald Trump hosts Republican lawmakers for lunch and a discussion of tax legislation, at the White House in Washington, Dec. 13, 2017. House and Senate Republicans have reportedly reached an agreement, in principle, on a consensus tax bill, keeping them on track for final votes next week and a bill on Trump’s desk by Christmas. (Doug Mills/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
The final GOP tax bill is complete. Here's what is in it
December 15, 2017 - 6:00pm
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) speaks at a news conference with lawmakers regarding tax policy, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 25, 2017. Republican lawmakers have agreed to expand the child care tax credit so that it benefits more low-income Americans, a move intended to win back the support of Rubio, who on Dec. 14 said he would not vote for the bill without a more generous provision. (Gabriella Demczuk/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
GOP finalizes tax plan, expands benefits for working families to win over Rubio
December 15, 2017 - 3:31pm
December 13, 2017
President Donald Trump hosts Republican lawmakers for lunch and a discussion of tax legislation, at the White House in Washington, Dec. 13, 2017. From left: Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska), Rep. Diane Black (R-Tenn.), Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas), Trump and Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah). (Doug Mills/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Republicans reach compromise plan on taxes, expanding tax cuts for the wealthy
December 13, 2017 - 2:51pm
December 12, 2017
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) arrives at a news conference regarding tax legislation, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Dec. 12, 2017. Ryan here praised a one-page study released Monday by the Treasury Department showing the tax plan more than paying for itself, but only if high growth forecasts are met and if other Trump administration economic policies proposals are enacted. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Republicans considering bumping corporate rate to 21 percent in tax plan as deal nears
December 12, 2017 - 2:18pm
December 1, 2017
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) speaks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Dec. 1, 2017. Republican leaders said on Friday that they have enough votes to pass the Republican tax bill along party lines after last-minute changes brought wavering senators on board. (Justin Gilliland/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
McConnell says Senate has the votes to pass GOP tax bill
December 1, 2017 - 5:23pm
November 28, 2017
President Donald Trump is flanked by Sens. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.), left, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), before joining Republican senators for a luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington, Nov. 28, 2017. Senate Republicans' tax code overhaul bill will face a key test when the Senate Budget Committee meets to consider the measure later in the afternoon. (Doug Mills/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Republican tax bill advances in Senate
November 28, 2017 - 9:01pm
November 20, 2017
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) during a news conference following the House passing the Republican-led tax reform bill, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Nov. 16, 2017. A sudden fissure between Ryan and a longtime ally laid bare the challenge that Republicans face as the tax bill leaves the House and navigates the Senate, where different priorities within the party could sink the bill if not adequately addressed. (Al Drago/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
House GOP tax plan would fall $1.3 trillion short of paying for itself, study finds
November 20, 2017 - 3:53pm
October 31, 2017
President Donald Trump during a meeting with business leaders where he spoke about tax policy in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, in Washington, Oct. 31, 2017. The mood was anxious and unsettled in Washington the day after the first indictments were announced in the investigation into Russian election interference. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
In shift, Republicans to maintain top tax rate for wealthiest Americans
October 31, 2017 - 8:23pm
September 27, 2017
President Donald Trump while delivering an address about tax reform in the Farm Bureau Building at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, Sept. 27, 2017. Trump on Wednesday began a full-throttle push to slash taxes, proposing a politically challenging array of tax cuts for individuals and businesses that would constitute the most sweeping changes to the federal tax code in decades. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
GOP proposes deep tax cuts, provides few details on how to pay for them
September 27, 2017 - 4:03pm