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Republicans Can’t Agree on Who Counts as Middle Class

  • House Republicans offer wide income range in defining it
  • Trump has promised a ‘historic’ tax cut for middle class
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Trump Prioritizes Preserving Middle Class Tax Break

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House Republicans agree with President Donald Trump that they want to cut taxes for the middle class, but who fits that definition is where the consensus stops. 

For some GOP members of Congress, a middle income household tops out at $100,000 a year. For others, a family making $400,000 still deserves a break.