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Senate GOP proposes to delay major corporate tax cut a year

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sweeping tax legislation from Senate Republicans includes a one-year delay in plans for a major corporate tax cut despite strident opposition from the White House and others in their...

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Senate bill to unwrap with tax cuts, end to local deduction

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate version of the Republicans' high-stakes tax overhaul is set to be unveiled with billions in tax cuts for people and corporations, repeal of the federal deduction for state...

Democratic wins: Start of anti-Trump surge or 'not so fast?'

NEW YORK (AP) — Jubilant Democrats across America are declaring their big election victories in Virginia and New Jersey — their first of the young Trump era — mark the beginning of an anti-Trump surge...

House GOP blocks Dems on child taxes as Senate bill emerges

WASHINGTON (AP) — Plowing through objections in a drive to wrap up their tax overhaul, House Republicans have blocked Democrats' efforts to get bigger tax benefits for the cost of raising or adopting ...

New Jersey GOP congressman LoBiondo to retire after 12 terms

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican official says 12-term New Jersey Rep. Frank LoBiondo plans to retire at the end of his term. The 71-year-old congressman represents a wide swath of sou...

In ar partisan tone, House panel starts work on GOP tax plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — Buffeted by seething partisan differences, members of a key House panel are digging into work on the sweeping GOP tax plan that President Donald Trump and Republicans are counting on...

Congressional leaders call for sexual harassment training

WASHINGTON (AP) — Leading lawmakers are calling for mandatory training and other steps to prevent sexual harassment in Congress as the national spotlight on gender hostility in the workplace falls on ...

Female lawmakers allege harassment by colleagues in House

WASHINGTON (AP) — For GOP Rep. Mary Bono, the suggestive comments wouldn't stop from one male colleague. He even approached her on the House floor to tell her he'd been thinking about her in the showe...

Female lawmakers allege harassment by colleagues in House

WASHINGTON (AP) — For years, Republican Rep. Mary Bono endured the increasingly suggestive comments from a fellow lawmaker in the House. But when the congressman approached her on the House floor and ...

GOP tax writers delay rollout as Trump sets rapid timetable

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans struggled to complete work on a sweeping tax proposal, delaying its public release by a day as President Donald Trump set an ambitious, by-Christmas timetable for p...

Senators rally behind Trump and his agenda after mini-revolt

WASHINGTON (AP) — There was no dam break of Republican rancor against Donald Trump, a day after a pair of the party's prominent senators denounced their president and invited colleagues to join them. ...

Trump urges House GOP to move quickly on budget, tax cuts

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — House Republicans, with the urging of President Donald Trump, will strive to pass a budget this week so they can turn their attention to tax reform. Trump warned that action on...

Bipartisan plan to curb health premiums gets strong support

WASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan proposal to calm churning health insurance markets gained momentum Thursday when enough lawmakers rallied behind it to give it potentially unstoppable Senate support. Bu...

AP source: Trump calls GOP senators to offer support

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has called three GOP incumbent senators who are running for re-election to offer his support — after they've come in the crosshairs of former White House advis...