AGAINST THE GRAIN

Tax Reform Won’t Save the GOP in the Midterms

Republicans warn that they’ll face an epic landslide if the tax bill doesn’t get congressional approval. The tough reality: Their political fortunes are bleak whether it passes or not.

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady makes a statement as his panel begins the markup process of the GOP's far-reaching tax overhaul on Nov. 6.
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
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