House Members On Both Sides Seek Focus On Middle Class In Tax Reform
House members on both sides seek focus on middle class in tax reform
WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — As Republicans unveiled the blueprint of their plans for tax reform Wednesday, Democrats on Capitol Hill indicated they may support some provisions, but they suggested a wide gap remains on tax cuts that would benefit top earners.
“I think there is bipartisan support for tax relief for middle income Americans and for small businesses,” Rep. Jim Costa, D-Calif., said. “I think that if we stick with that and we focus on making our tax system simpler and fairer…this is a real opportunity for Congress to come together.”
Under the framework, the top tax bracket would …