Donald Trump’s $1.5bn tax overhaul received a blow when Doug Jones’s victory in Alabama cut the Republican Senate majority. Here’s everything you need to know about the plan
Donald Trump’s $1.5tn plan to overhaul the US tax system received another blow on Tuesday night when Democrat Doug Jones emerged as the winner in a closely fought race for a Senate seat in Alabama.
Now Trump is set to make another pitch for the unpopular plans while Republicans rush to get their bill finalized before the New Year, when Jones goes to Washington. His vote could imperil the bill’s passage.
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/dec/13/donald-trump-republican-tax-plan-what-we-know
Author : Dominic Rushe in New York
Publish date : 13 December 2017 | 7:39 pm
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