Tax Plan to be Unveiled This Month May Be Less Than Advertised

Senator Orrin G. Hatch of Utah warned that a tax overhaul promised for the week of Sept. 25 may be only “guidance” or “signposts” for tax legislation.

Deal Struck to Extend Financing for Children’s Health Program

The chairman and top Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee announced agreement to extend the Children’s Health Insurance Program but lower the federal share of funds.

Donald Trump and Lawmakers Confer on Imports and Tax Code

Republicans are trying to nudge Mr. Trump away from his plan to impose a 35 percent tariff on any product of an American company made overseas.