House Republicans Achieve Historic Tax Reform Victory

House Republicans achieved a historic legislative victory on Thursday, passing a sweeping tax-reform package that will create jobs, increase paychecks and make the tax code simpler. The pro-growth tax reform package sailed through the House by a vote of 227-205. No Democrats voted for the bill, while a mere 13 Republicans—all from states with high…
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Republicans Take Two Big Steps Toward Tax Reform

Republicans took two enormous steps toward passing fundamental tax reform this week, further paving the way for historic reductions in corporate and individual tax rates. In the House, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed through the Ways and Means Committee after four days of debate and discussion. The markup brought some significant changes to…
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A Tax Reform Plan Purpose-Built for Economic Growth

House Republicans have unveiled their long-anticipated tax reform and reduction bill, and it was worth the wait. The bill is stuffed with commonsense changes designed to lower income tax rates by sweeping out economy-distorting deductions, credits and loopholes that has slowly eroded the tax code over the last decades. Overall, the 429-page bill, dubbed the…
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Republicans’ Tax Reform Plan Offers a Path Back to Economic Growth

The last time the nation undertook comprehensive tax reform a Millennial hadn’t even been born yet. The year was 1981 and, to give you some perspective of time, it was also the year that MTV was launched, that the CDC discovered the first cases of AIDS, that the original IBM computer was released, that Muhammad…
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House GOP Offers “A Better Way” on Tax Reform

The vast gap between the reality of our tax system and people’s perceptions of it (fed by misinformation from the pundit class) has made reforming the tax code nigh impossible. Perhaps the biggest misconception is its progressivity. Rising inequality has created the belief that the rising incomes among the 1 percent are the product of…
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House Republicans Lay out a “Better Way” to Fight Poverty

More millennials believe that wealth is achieved through luck than hard work. That’s one of the findings of our latest report—Growing Up GOP—which seek to better understand young voters and how the GOP can communicate with them effectively. It’s little surprise then that our focus groups also found that, when asked to “build” the ideal…
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