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Trump invites Schumer and Pelosi to dinner at the White House as he ramps up engagement with Democrats.
The Trump administration is still pushing for a 15 percent corporate tax rate, the White House's budget director, Mick Mulvaney, told CNBC.
Trump's top economic advisor, Gary Cohn, is not out of the loop and is working on tax reform "every single day," Mick Mulvaney said.
President Trump urges Congress to move fast on his tax reform plan.
Rep. Richard Neal says Bush's tax cuts benefited the wealthy and Reagan's left the U.S. with huge deficits.
Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell voiced doubt on Tuesday that the U.S. debt ceiling would be eliminated permanently.
The bulk of the Senate Democratic caucus has not yet come around to Sanders’s Medicare-for-all bill, Vox reports.
Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare plan envisions a future in which all Americans have health coverage, Vox reports.
Thirty-six U.S. senators called on federal authorities to investigate the sale of nearly $2 million in shares of credit bureau Equifax by company executives after a massive data breach.
Clinton opens up on NBC's "TODAY" abot President Trump's firing of James Comey as FBI director FBI director.
The U.S. Congress passed a resolution late on Tuesday calling on President Donald Trump to condemn hate groups.
JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon ripped the current state of the U.S. economy, saying growth is being held back by a lack of action in Washington.
Trump's ex-chief strategist Bannon accused China of forcing technology transfers but says conflict with US can be avoided, the SCMP reports.
President Trump plays down the importance of the latest round of sanctions against North Korea.
Steven Mnuchin says tax reform is Trump's top priority, assuring that the administration will pass an overhaul this year.
Mnuchin says he hopes eliminating deductions for states like New York will get canceled out by cutting federal rates.
Up to $36 million in funds for Obamacare Navigators has yet to be freed up despite a looming open enrollment season.
But Dems fight back with report showing that eliminating the estate tax benefits the rich.
Kynikos Associates' Jim Chanos asks: Is Trump responsible for markets such as Mexico rallying, too?
The co-founder of private equity giant Blackstone describes the "astonishing" pressure CEOs advising Trump felt.
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