Senate OKs bill to stop tax hit caused by new federal tax law

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NY Daily News—The state Senate Tuesday passed a bill seeking to avoid a possible $1.5 billion hike in state taxes resulting from the new federal tax act.

The GOP tax law hit an important milestone in a new poll. A new poll from The New York Times and SurveyMonkey found that 50% of people surveyed approved of the GOP tax law while 45% disapproved. This is the first time the law has seen a positive approval rating in a poll. The tax law appears to be getting more popular, which is a good sign for Republicans' electoral chances in 2018. Americans are warming up to the Republican tax law, according to a new survey, providing Republicans with a potentially significant boost to their 2018 electoral...