Politics & Government

Politics & Government

Republicans see a tax bill as the next big thing, but they’re in for a struggle

Republican leaders say an overhaul of the tax system is the next big item on their agenda – but lawmakers concede that getting approval of anything that ambitious this year is going to be difficult. Traditionally, a new president and Congress from the same party use their mandate to get at least one big thing. Republicans control both the White House and Congress this year for the first time in a decade.

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Mark Cuban: AT&T, Time Warner merger needed for competition with major tech companies

Tech entrepreneur and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban testified in favor of a proposed AT&T, Time Warner merger. Cuban said more people are turning to apps rather than TV. Such a merger would allow for more competition, said Cuban.
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Mark Cuban: AT&T, Time Warner merger needed for competition with major tech companies 5:13

Mark Cuban: AT&T, Time Warner merger needed for competition with major tech companies

Latino barber tries to reconcile Trump presidency and immigrant roots 1:25

Latino barber tries to reconcile Trump presidency and immigrant roots

Trump describes 'extreme vetting' program to keep America safe - Election Rewind 1:47

Trump describes 'extreme vetting' program to keep America safe - Election Rewind

Paul Ryan rebukes Trump's KKK controversy, saying 'This is the party of Lincoln' 1:26

Paul Ryan rebukes Trump's KKK controversy, saying 'This is the party of Lincoln'