Trump suggests openness to negotiations on GOP tax plan

President Donald Trump speaks via videoconference to U.S. troops, from his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla.,

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump suggested Saturday he may be willing to negotiate changes to a significant portion of the tax overhaul, the corporate tax rate, injecting an element of uncertainty into the tax plan only hours after it cleared the Senate. Trump told reporters at the White House before…

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Wealthy seen snaring a $21 billion gift with Trump tax overhaul

Donald Trump

NEW YORK — Some of the wealthiest families in the U.S. are hoping for a $21 billion benefit from President-elect Donald Trump next year. They and their businesses are re-evaluating, or putting on hold, strategies for transferring money to heirs as the new administration could work with a cooperative Congress…

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Wait a minute … GOP rejoices over Pelosi win

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif.,

Nancy Pelosi had some unlikely fans celebrating her re-election as House minority leader Wednesday — loads of Republicans. Republicans — including members of President-elect Donald Trump’s team — gloated over Pelosi’s sweeping election over Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, Wednesday. But it wasn’t because they think she’s a good choice for…

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Blame Game and Verbal abuse not uncommon?

OBAMA AGENDA: GE blames GOP for moving jobs overseas The Wall Street Journal: “General Electric Co. will move about 500 U.S. jobs overseas to avoid losing business to foreign rivals, a decision the company said was prompted by the lapse of the U.S. Export-Import Bank’s charter earlier this summer.” CONGRESS:…

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