Senate Passes Sweeping Tax Reform, Trump Poised to Sign Historic Bill Into Law

It’s (nearly) over.  By a 51-48, strictly along party lines, the US Senate has passed a GOP-backed tax reform package that will cut taxes for  more than 80 percent  of all Americans (raising taxes on a tiny,  disproportionately wealthy  fraction), benefit small businesses, and make America’s  extraordinarily high corporate tax rate — both statutory and effective — far...