Tax Fight Gets Personal as Senators Spar Over Bill

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www.nytimes.com—A daylong debate over taxes devolved into an angry shouting match as Senators Orrin Hatch and Sherrod Brown sparred over whether the bill favored the rich.

Trump called Senate Democrats to insist his personal finances will ‘get killed’ by GOP’s tax bill. In a pitch to 12 Senate Democrats on Tuesday, Donald Trump insisted his personal finances will “get killed” if the Republican tax cut bill passes, an assertion the president presumably hoped would sway members of his opposing party. "My accountant called me and said 'you're going to get killed in this bill,’" Trump told the Democratic senators, according to NBC. The president made the call from South Korea, in an attempt to sway the Congressional…