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Juliegrace Brufke
Juliegrace Brufke
Capitol Hill Reporter

Top Conservatives Attempt To Strong-Arm House Leadership Into Longer CR

9:57 PM 12/04/2017

The vote on the motion to conference on the tax bill was more dramatic than House Republican leadership anticipated Monday evening after a sizable number of House Freedom Caucus (HFC) members opted to withhold their votes as leverage to push back the deadline of the upcoming continuing resolution (CR).

House Votes To Conference Tax Reform Legislation

7:35 PM 12/04/2017

The House passed a motion permitting the House and Senate to begin formal tax negotiations Monday, bringing Republicans one step closer to achieving their goal of overhauling the tax code before the end of 2017.