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The White House’s Inconsistent Tax Messages Are Keeping Everyone Guessing

  • Trump officials differ on who benefits, how plan would work
  • Senate’s top tax writer ‘not quite sure’ what president wants
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GOP Strategist Conant Says Tax Plan Not 'Fully Baked' Yet

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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin got a swift rebuttal after he went on national television to claim a hypothetical Indiana family would save $1,000 under President Donald Trump’s tax plan.

It came from a fellow cabinet member. At virtually the same time on another network, White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney dismissed as flawed any attempt to predict the impact of the plan on a particular family because so many essential details had yet to be determined.