What New York officials are saying about the Republican tax deal

What New York officials are saying about the Republican tax deal

What New York officials are saying about the Republican tax deal
December 13, 2017

On Wednesday, congressional Republican leaders announced that they had reached a compromise between the House and Senate tax plans. Republicans are hoping to vote on the consensus bill before the end of the year, but Democrats are pushing for the vote to be delayed until Doug Jones, the newly elected senator of Alabama, is seated. Below are the reactions from New York lawmakers to the new Republican tax bill:

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U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries

Rep. Adriano Espaillat

Rep. Joe Crowley

Rep. Paul Tonko

Rep. Louise Slaughter

Rep. John Faso

Grace Segers
is City & State’s digital reporter. She writes daily content on New York City and New York state politics.
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