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Trump’s Tax Overhaul Keeps Congress Waiting as Questions Pile Up

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Sen. Thune Says Republicans Are Committed to Tax Reform

Eight weeks ago President Donald Trump said he would be releasing a “phenomenal” tax plan within two or three weeks. But there’s no sign of a plan yet, and mixed signals from the White House are imperiling Republican promises of speedy action.

The administration hasn’t yet publicly answered the most basic questions about what a possible tax reform plan would look like. Will it pay for itself with offsets or add to the deficit? Trump hasn’t said.