Juul spent nearly $1.2 million on lobbying last quarter — up 452 percent from the previous quarter — as regulators weigh restrictions on the industry to stem a surge in teens using the devices.
But congressional leaders and White House officials all say they know nothing about any plans for a tax cut before the midterm elections.
"Any guy that can do a body slam, he's my kind of — he's my guy," Trump said. GOP lawmakers, including every Republican senator, did not answer CNBC's inquiries about the president's remarks.
Indicted California GOP Rep. Duncan D. Hunter's father came out swinging Tuesday against his son's Democratic challenger in a bizarre press conference where he called the Latino Arab-American candidate a "security risk."
Presidents often make extravagant claims for their policies. But rarely are they proven so false so fast as Donald Trump's claims about tax cuts and deficits. The Treasury reported that the 2018 deficit swelled to $779 billion.
The GOP's Congressional Leadership Fund is unleashing a new ad in New York's 22nd District tying Democratic candidate Anthony Brindisi to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Rep. Claudia Tenney to President Donald Trump.
In recent weeks, Trump raised fears that he would veto the legislation and let the government shut down.
Trump has waffled on the idea of shutting down the government in recent weeks as funding is set to expire at midnight Sunday.
The cap on deductions for state and local taxes was bound to mean that many people in the high-tax state of New Jersey would pay more. Democrats are promoting the narrative that the cap on deductions for state and local taxes will hurt taxpayers.
The positive news Wall Street savors — robust corporate profits, rising stock prices, surging output growth deliver the greatest rewards to a relatively modest share of more affluent Americans.
A House committee has approved several bills as part of Republicans' so-called Tax Reform 2.0 plan, which would make the reduced rates for individual taxpayers permanent, among other provisions.
In August, the Puerto Rican government raised the official death count dramatically to 2,975, after maintaining for months that only 64 people had died.
Seventy percent of voters describe the U.S. economy as "excellent" or "good" in a new Quinnipiac University poll, matching the survey's all-time high. But the strong outlook on the economy has not lifted Trump.
As the revelations in Woodward's book reverberate, they show a Republican Party and investing community largely unperturbed by concerns about chaos in President Donald Trump's White House.
Control of Congress and the future of Donald Trump's presidency are on the line as the primary season closes this week.
Republicans have tried to put tax reform back to the forefront in recent days, about two months ahead of midterm elections.
In an interview with "Fox & Friends" that aired Friday, Trump says he would shut down the government over border security but he doesn't want to hurt the Republican Party's chances in the 2018 midterm elections.
Earlier Thursday, House Speaker Paul Ryan said he hopes to hold a floor vote on the plan later this month.
WASHINGTON, Sept 6- U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday he has a good understanding with President Donald Trump to fund the government by a Sept. 30 deadline, despite Trump's comments a day earlier that he would be willing to shut down government if Congress does not provide enough border security funding. "We have a very good understanding with the...
Ryan could face questions about the New York Times op-ed, as well as efforts in Congress to avoid a government shutdown when funding expires at the end of the month.