Sarah Mahmood  //  5/7/17  //  Topic Update


The House Freedom Caucus has begun crafting a tax reform proposal (Politico).

Republicans may use the “Byrd Rule” to pass the President’s proposed tax bill, says Jonathan Chait at New York Magazine.

Congressional Republicans are pursuing a tax plan far different than the principles provided by President Trump last week, reports Russell Berman at The Atlantic.

President Trump’s tax proposal is a more damaging return to Reaganomics, argues Steven Rattner (NYT).  


Updates | The Week of January 15, 2018

1/14/18  //  Daily Update

The Trump Administration opts for speed rather than accuracy in implementing the new tax law.

Zachary Piaker

Columbia Law School

Update | The Week of November 27, 2017

12/4/17  //  Daily Update

The Senate passed a sweeping tax rewrite early Saturday.

Jeffrey Stein

Columbia Law School

Updates | The Week of October 23, 2017

10/31/17  //  Daily Update

Commentary continued on President Trump's proposed tax plan. Whether the President can get the plan through Congress remains unclear.