The GOP controlled House and Senate are feeling pressured to push through a significant achievement in the first year of President Trump’s term.
July 5, 2017
‘An iffy health care vote. An unresolved budget resolution. A heavy debt ceiling lift. And, of course, there is that tax overhaul plan.
Congress has a lot to do, and it doesn’t have much time. So much for a lazy July in Washington.
When members of Congress return next week from their Fourth of July break, they will be greeted by a mammoth legislative logjam. Republicans are increasingly skeptical that they can get everything done.’