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Revenue Trigger Looms as Source of Friction: Tax Debate Update

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Sen. Thune Says Fiscal Trigger May Be Needed in Tax Bill
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The Senate tax bill is headed for a marathon debate this week as Republican leaders plan to hold a floor vote as early as Thursday -- but first, the measure had to go through the Budget Committee, where key GOP lawmakers were raising objections. Here are the latest developments, updated throughout the day:

Shortly after Republican Senator Bob Corker told reporters that he thought he had a deal with Senate leaders to add a revenue trigger to tax legislation that’s awaiting a floor vote this week, at least one fellow Republican heaped disdain on the idea.