Donald Trump’s proposed tax overhaul will be another test for his young presidency.
By Probir Kumar Sarkar
In the coming days and weeks, President Donald J. Trump will have further important bills to deal with in Congress, and with them, the President might face even harder opposition from his own Republican stalwarts—to say nothing of the Democrats across the aisle. Trump’s debacle with his signature promise—the American Health Care Act to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, or “Obamacare”—opened a Pandora’s Box for the new president in the House. This will embolden his challengers further.
Just two months into his presidency, Trump has found the toughest challenge yet in his fledgling political career. On the campaign trail, Trump had pledged that he would abolish Obamacare, which he termed a “disaster”, and come up with a new care plan that was going to perform better at a lesser cost. He is a great salesman, and his great product is himself, but this “Art of the Deal” health care bill failed to move forward in Congress.
The business dealmaker-turned-novice politician is now facing …
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