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Elections Republicans

  • GOP leadership confident bill will pass

    CNBC's Ylan Mui reports on the upcoming vote on the tax reform bill.

  • Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah

    The Senate's latest tax plan would lavish billions on the wealthiest Americans but leave those at the bottom with higher taxes.

  • John Harwood on tax reform bill: Road between House and Senate

    CNBC's John Harwood discusses the tax reform plan, credibility questions surrounding the bill and which way the public is favoring.

  • Judge Roy Moore

    Sexual misconduct allegations against Roy Moore have convinced GOP leaders he can't win the special Senate election in Alabama.

  • The repeal of the so-called individual mandate is part of a GOP tax cut bill that's a top priority for President Donald Trump and the Republicans. The Finance Committee voted 14-12 along party lines to approve the tax overhaul bill and send it to the full Senate for anticipated passage the week after next. Vice President Mike Pence says "now the ball is in the...

  • U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan told Fox News early on Thursday he was confident his chamber had the votes to pass their version of the plan. But Trump's tax reform hopes have begun to encounter resistance in the Senate, where the Republicans' narrow majority means they have to keep almost everyone in the party on board. The Senate version of the tax bill has faced...

  • Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate in Alabama, Roy Moore, displays a pistol to express his support for Second Amendment as he speaks at a campaign rally on September 25, 2017 in Fairhope, Alabama.

    If Roy Moore wins Alabama Senate race, McConnell is threatening to expel him. Here’s why that could be a long shot, says Joshua Spivak.

  • SBA's Linda McMahon: Small businesses want tax cuts

    Linda McMahon, Small Business Administration administrator, talks about the tax concerns of small business owners and how they would benefit.

  • Four more women make allegations against Roy Moore

    The new accounts bring the total to nine women who have alleged inappropriate sexual behavior by Moore, which he denies.

  • Sen. Ron Johnson: Let's 'fix' GOP tax bill

    Sen. Ron Johnson, (R-Wis.), talks about his opposition to the current version of the Senate's tax bill.

  • Tax vote on the Hill. Here's what to expect

    CNBC's Ylan Mui reports it is decision day for tax reform as House Republicans prepare to vote on its bill.

  • Supporters listen as President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence speak at U.S. Bank Arena on Dec. 1, 2016, in Cincinnati.

    President Trump's white working-class supporters don't gain much from the Republican tax cut push. They support it anyway.

  • Key Republican voices opposition to the GOP tax bill

    CNBC's Ylan Mui reports it is decision day for tax reform as House Republicans prepare to vote on its tax bill.

  • The mostly party-line 227-205 vote masked more ominous problems in the Senate. The Senate bill was approved late Thursday by the Finance Committee and sent to the full Senate on a party-line 14-12 vote. Elimination of the so-called individual mandate would add an estimated $338 billion in revenue over 10 years that the Senate tax-writers used for other tax...

  • Their views could signal problems for Senate Republicans, who want to pass tax legislation by December but can afford to lose no more than two votes from their ranks because they have only a 52-48 majority in the Senate. "Neither the House nor Senate bill provide fair treatment, so I do not support either in their current version," Johnson said in a statement, adding...

  • Republican Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin said he would not vote for the proposal being debated by the Senate Finance Committee, telling the Wall Street Journal that it unfairly benefited corporations over other kinds of businesses. Their views could signal problems for Senate Republicans, who want to pass tax legislation by December but can afford to...

  • Republican Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin said he would not vote for the proposal being debated by the Senate Finance Committee, telling the Wall Street Journal that it unfairly benefited corporations over other kinds of businesses. Their views could signal problems for Senate Republicans, who want to pass tax legislation by December but can afford to...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 15- Democrats accused Republicans in the U.S. Senate of changing their tax-cut plan into an attack on Obamacare and skewing it even more toward corporations and the wealthy on Wednesday as tensions rose in the congressional tax debate. Exposing the tax-cut initiative to the same political risks that wrecked a mid-2017 anti-Obamacare push by...

  • House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) holds up an example of the 'postcard-sized' form he wants people to use when filing their taxes during a markup session of the proposed GOP tax reform legislation in the Longworth House Office Building on Capitol Hill November 6, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    CNBC's Ylan Mui reports on highlights from CNBC's interview with House Speaker Paul Ryan about tax reform and the Senate version of the Republican-backed tax bill.

  • Rep. Paul Ryan: We better do what we said we would do on tax reform

    House Speaker Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) says there is nothing more Republicans can do to grow the economy and raise wages than to pass tax reform.