Dozens of lawmakers from high-tax blue states have pushed for more generous state and local tax deductions.
Cornyn also said he hopes Republicans will stick to the proposed 20 percent corporate rate in their tax plan.
Sen. John Cornyn, (R-Texas), talks about merging both the House and Senate versions of their tax bills.
Holdout Sen. Bob Corker says he thinks the GOP can approve it even without his vote.
Sens. Johnson and Daines reach an agreement with the GOP leadership to raise the amount of pass-through income business owners can deduct.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the next in a series of roll call votes is set for Friday morning.
Two lawmakers are set to unveil a new bill ratcheting up scrutiny on Chinese investments in the U.S.
The Senate is pushing ahead on a $36.5 billion hurricane relief package that would give Puerto Rico a much-needed infusion of cash.
Gun shops are seeing an increased interest in 'bump stocks,' which transform a semi-automatic rifle into a weapon capable of firing hundreds of rounds a minute.
The White House is trying to preserve Republican votes on tax reform, according senior administration officials and others.
Paul Ryan and top Republicans pumped the brakes on talk of an immigration deal between Donald Trump and Democrats.
Congress already had its plate full with urgent fiscal and disaster relief issues when President Donald Trump saddled it with deciding the fate of people brought illegally to the U.S. as children.
Several of McConnell's GOP colleagues threw their support behind him following Trump's attacks.
Every form of Obamacare repeal looks more and more uncertain, Vox reports.
Eight to 10 Republican U.S. senators have serious concerns about Republican health-care legislation to roll back Obamacare, said Republican Senator Susan Collins.
The Senate leadership intentionally drafted its health care bill entirely out of public view, Vox reports.
The top Senate Republican struggled to salvage major health-care legislation sought by President Trump.
Republicans mostly refused to defend Trump's conduct in his interactions with Comey, NBC reports.
President Donald Trump will huddle with congressional leaders on Tuesday, seeking to rev up a stalled legislative agenda as the summer break draws closer.
The White House is hoping to kick-start its stalled legislative agenda with congressional action on health-care reform this summer.