• President Needs to Focus on Tax Reform after Bannon Departure
  • August 22, 2017
  • Sara Fagen, the White House political director under George W. Bush, stated that President Trump needs to focus his administration on producing a tax reform package in the wake of Steve Bannon’s departure. According to Fagen, who sees the Bannon exit as a positive, the President needs an accomplishment on his record, particularly in light of his response to the racially charged events in Charlottesville, VA. While some Congressional Republicans have shied away from the President in recent days, there is still broad support for tax reform.

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