You read that right….
The crazy assed Republican ‘s in the House will try to push out ANOTHER tax/giveaway piece of legislation even with the knowledge that the countries budget is walking disaster of red ink…
The GOPer’s have made sure to include some teasers for Democrats since they will need their votes for passage…
Congress will be in session for 7 days or so before recess and come January the GOPer’s are out of control in the House where legislation is born…..
House Republicans on Monday evening unexpectedly released a 297-page tax bill they hope to move during the lame-duck session of Congress.
The legislation would revive a number of expired tax provisions known as “extenders,” address glitches in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and make a range of changes to savings- and retirement-related tax provisions.
Other parts of the bill would revamp the IRS, provide new tax breaks for start-up businesses and offer assistance to disaster victims.
The measure amounts to House Republicans’ opening bid in negotiations with the Senate. They’ll need Democratic support there to move any changes, and it’s unclear lawmakers will agree to any of the provisions before adjourning for the year.
The bill’s unveiling came only hours after Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), the ranking Democrat on the Finance Committee, complained the House GOP had provided little inkling of what exactly they want to do on taxes in the lame duck. His spokesperson later gave the measure a frosty reception.
“The first time Finance Committee Dems saw Brady’s legislation was in his press release,” Wyden spokeswoman Rachel McCleery tweeted Monday evening. “There was no communication from his staff, including a heads up that something was coming. That is not how you negotiate.”….
image….“This broad, bipartisan package builds on the economic successes we continue to see throughout our country,” House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady said in a statement. | Alex Wong/Getty Images