Tag: overhaul

Trump tax overhaul under intensifying fire as Congress readies bill

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s plan for overhauling the U.S. tax system faced growing opposition from interest groups on Sunday, as Republicans prepare to unveil sweeping legislation that could eliminate some of the most popular tax breaks to help pay for lower taxes. U.S. President Donald Trump arrives to speak about tax reform in…

U.S. Senate Republicans set repeal vote as healthcare overhaul sinks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Republicans will vote on a straight repeal of Obamacare after efforts to overhaul the law collapsed, rattling financial markets on Tuesday and clouding the path forward for President Donald Trump’s other domestic policy goals. After two Republicans said they would not back the latest Obamacare rollback bill, Senate Republican Leader…

Heritage minister calls for overhaul of news business

OTTAWA—Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly called for a “true redefinition” of the Canadian media industry Friday, as the Liberal government continues to study ways to support the beleaguered news business in the digital age. A range of options remains on the table, from tax changes to the creation of a fund for media projects, but Joly…