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Counties that voted for Trump would see a tax-cut windfall that is three times less than the windfall Clinton-leaning counties.
First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.
Sorely needed — and promised — spending on U.S. infrastructure could mean foreign companies take a slice of the pie.
Devin Nunes and Adam Schiff both previously said they had seen no evidence to back Trump's claim.
Norman Eisen, a top ethics lawyer for former President Barack Obama, said in a tweet that the statement was a "legal disaster."
Under GOP's policy, elimination of the wildly unpopular tax would benefit the wealthy, NY Times reports.
The budget will strip infrastructure funding from federal agencies to divert funds to a forthcoming executive branch infrastructure plan.
A by-the-numbers CNBC analysis of the companies reveals a wide variety of owners and other details.
The White House will reassess federal automobile fuel standards, but attempts to alter Obama-era rules may yield little change, experts say.
A federal judge in Hawaii granted a nationwide injunction on President Donald Trump's revised travel ban.
Trudeau said the Clinton-era agreement had "led to a lot of great jobs for a whole lot of people on both sides of the border."
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the escalating threat from North Korea's nuclear program showed a clear need for a "new approach."
The House bill to replace the Affordable Care Act does not really repeal it, GOP Senator Ted Cruz wrote.
United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley said the threat of Russia shouldn't be taken lightly, NBC News reports.
"We're going to use the full economic powers of our country to protect our workers," Trump said.
China's military-civilian scheme to promote innovation could elevate the espionage risk to the US.
Republican leaders have their best chance to repeal Obamacare, but intraparty divisions could doom a pending bill in Congress.
The bill is drawing fire from conservatives who say it doesn't go far enough to repeal Obamacare, and Democrats who say it goes too far.
Some staunch Trump supporters in the media sense a political calamity for the president, who promised insurance for all.
The corporate interest deduction raises more revenue for the federal government than a border adjustment tax would.
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An estimated 71.6 million people watched the final debate between White House contenders Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on TV on Wednesday.
Clinton and Trump agree on this issue, but they're both wrong about how to fix the problem, says Pinar Çebi Wilber.
There isn't a "chorus" behind Donald Trump's debate performance, experts told CNBC.