The chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee plans an ambitious timeline to overhaul the tax code, with a first look coming the week of Sept. 25.
The Trump administration will use the budget reconciliation process, with only a simple majority, if necessary to overhaul the tax code.
In a trying week, Speaker Paul D. Ryan took shots from his unruly House conservatives, but he deftly channeled their anger onto the Trump administration.
The House speaker talked about the coming tax overhaul effort, what it’s like to work with President Trump, and how Congress can pick up its pace.
During an interview with The New York Times at the inaugural TimesTalk D.C., Speaker Paul D. Ryan discussed his plan to pass tax reform legislation by the end of the year.