Hatch, Murkowski, Toomey among Senate’s Tax Bill Conferees


Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday announced the eight GOP Senators who will help iron out the differences between the $1.4 trillion tax-cut plans passed out of the House and Senate, after the Senate voted earlier in the day to formally start negotiations with the House through a bicameral conference committee.

The negotiators, or conferees, include Finance Committee Chairman Orrin G. Hatch of Utah, Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi of Wyoming, and Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski of Alaska.

The other five conferees are all members of the tax-writing Finance Committee: …

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