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House Republican tax lawmaker pledges to work toward new Trump tax cut

10:26pm BST

WASHINGTON The top Republican lawmaker on tax policy in the U.S. House of Representatives said on Tuesday that he is working with the White House and Treasury to develop a new 10 percent middle-class tax cut plan that President Donald Trump began touting over the weekend.

Democratic victory in November would put Trump under microscope

18 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON If Democrats win control of the U.S. House of Representatives or Senate next month, nearly every aspect of Donald Trump's presidency could face swift examination – from his long-elusive tax returns to possible business ties with Russia and conflicts of interest, congressional sources say. | Video

How Democrats hope to obtain Trump's tax returns

18 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON The U.S. Congress could request President Donald Trump's tax returns under a seldom-used 1924 law, which Democrats say they plan to invoke promptly if they win control of the House of Representatives or the Senate in the Nov. 6 elections.

McConnell says Senate Republicans might revisit Obamacare repeal

18 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON Republicans could try again to repeal Obamacare if they win enough seats in U.S. elections next month, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday, calling a failed 2017 push to repeal the healthcare law a "disappointment."

McConnell says Senate Republicans might revisit Obamacare repeal

17 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON, Oct 17 Republicans could try again to repeal Obamacare if they win enough seats in U.S. elections next month, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday, calling a failed 2017 push to repeal the healthcare law a "disappointment."

Trump says he is 'comfortable' as president despite political battles

15 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said in an interview broadcast on Sunday that he was "comfortable" in the White House after almost two years in office, despite political storms over immigration, tariffs and his nomination of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.

After fight that split U.S., Kavanaugh wins place on Supreme Court

08 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate on Saturday confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, dismissing anger over accusations of sexual misconduct against him and delivering a major victory to President Donald Trump who has now locked in a conservative majority on the court. | Video

McConnell says Kavanaugh fight will help Republicans in November

08 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell told Reuters on Saturday that the political brawl over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation will help Republicans retain control of the Senate, calling it a "seminal event" leading into the November elections. | Video

Trump läuft sich mit Ernennung Kavanaughs für Wahl warm

07 Oct 2018

Washington Einen Monat vor der Kongresswahl in den USA feiern Präsident Donald Trump und seine Republikaner mit der Berufung des umstrittenen Richters Brett Kavanaugh an den Obersten Gerichtshof einen großen Triumph.

McConnell says Kavanaugh fight will help Republicans in November

07 Oct 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell told Reuters on Saturday that the political brawl over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation will help Republicans retain control of the Senate, calling it a "seminal event" leading into the November elections. | Video

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