Latest News Breaking down the GOP tax deal: How will corporate rates change? 2017-12-13T14:45:11.000000000-05:00 Two Republican sources familiar with the outlines of the deal confirmed that the corporate tax rate would be cut to 21 percent, while the top tax rate for individuals would drop to 37 percent from 39.6 percent. NBC’s Kasie Hunt reports. Republicans in Congress attack the Mueller investigation as biased 2017-12-13T14:31:46.000000000-05:00 During a fiery hearing before the House Judiciary Committee, GOP congressmen grilled Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and accused him of allowing Robert Mueller to lead a biased investigation into Russian meddling. Following Alabama race, Dems push for a... 2017-12-13T12:57:19.000000000-05:00 Senate Republicans created a standard in 2010. If they honor that standard now, they'll delay their mad scramble to pass a regressive and unpopular tax plan. White House official: House, Senate GOP reach deal on taxes 2017-12-13T12:35:25.000000000-05:00 A White House official confirms that House and Senate leaders have reached an agreement in principle on their sweeping tax package, with the bill expected to be completed in Congress by Wednesday. NBC’s Kristen Welker reports. Wednesday's Campaign Round-Up, 12.13.17 2017-12-13T12:00:44.000000000-05:00 Today's installment of campaign-related news items from across the country. Doug Jones' Senate win might foil GOP plans 2017-12-13T11:22:04.000000000-05:00 With Doug Jones winning the Alabama Senate race, people are saying that the Republicans should worry about their chances of passing major legislation. Reality-show personality to leave White... 2017-12-13T11:20:32.000000000-05:00 It was never entirely clear why Omarosa Manigault, a former reality-show personality, had a job in Donald Trump's White House. It's now a moot point. In the South, some blue cracks emerge in... 2017-12-13T10:51:18.000000000-05:00 For the first time in a while, Democrats in the South have a pulse, and the GOP's big red wall in the region has some blue cracks. Agent removed from Russia probe has messages released 2017-12-13T10:48:19.000000000-05:00 The messages that were exchanged between a former member of the Russia probe have since been released by the Justice Department. FBI staffers’ emails expected to be topic of Rosenstein hearing 2017-12-13T10:48:19.000000000-05:00 NBC’s Pete Williams reports on the release of 90 pages of text messages between an FBI lawyer and an agent who was later assigned to Robert Mueller's special counsel team.