Senate Democrats stand united against GOP tax bill | Northwest Herald

Northwest Herald| Sun Dec 03 22:02:13 EST 2017
AP photo Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., speaks, as she is accompanied by Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., left, Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., during a news conference about their hopes for a bipartisan approach to tax reform, Tuesday on Capitol Hill in Washington. WASHINGTON – Rarely unified, Senate Democrats stood together in opposing the GOP revamp of the tax code despite the traditional popularity of tax cuts and warnings from President Donald Trump and Republicans about the political cost in next year’s midterm elections. White House dinners, trips aboard Air Force One and even threats from Trump during campaign stops in their states were not en..

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