Republicans confident Trump tax plan will pass US Senate

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Mail Online—Donald Trump's tax reform plan has overcome pockets of resistance within Republican ranks, US senators said Friday, setting up a vote that could provide the...

House Republicans pass tax plan, Senate plan’s future unclear. WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives passed major tax reform legislation along party lines, advancing a key agenda item for President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans. The vote was 227-205, with no Democrats backing the bill. While the bill's passage in the GOP-controlled House was largely drama free, the prospects for the measure are more unclear in the Senate where Republicans hold a slim two-seat majority. On Wednesday, Wisconsin GOP Sen. Ron Johnson announced he...