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Thune: Use Budget Reconciliation to Speed Tax Overhaul, Fund Transportation

Reauthorization of highway transportation funding could be extended for the short term while Congress pushes a corporate tax overhaul through the budget reconciliation process, which would help legislation reach the Senate floor by this summer, said Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), who heads the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee. Thune revealed he raised the idea of including highway funding in ongoing efforts to revise the tax code and overhaul corporate taxes during a meeting between White House officials and congressional leaders on Jan. 13.


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