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Republican Tax Plan #1117980

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Capitol Hill: Phil Mattingly) The prospects for Republicans to pass a tax reform bill with senators expressing concern about the House & Senate bills, the questions about whether the tax cuts will help the middle class & when discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier interview held with Senator Bernie Sanders about the tax bill. [SANDERS - offers views on how it is a bad move to put the repeal of the Obamacare mandate in the tax bill, which gives huge breaks to corporations & the rich, not the middle class, the power of big money in politics, the need for a Medicare-for-all system based on the ability to pay & for guaranteed health care; criticizes tax breaks for corporations & trickle-down economic theory; comments on Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore.] Other material: [Senator James LANKFORD†- offers views on the tax plan.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Mattingly, Phil

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