President Donald Trump, third from left, meets with lawmakers working on the tax cuts in the Cabinet Meeting Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. Attending the meeting are from left, Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn.; Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas; Trump; Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah; Rep. John Shimkus, R-Ill.; Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich.; Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, from right to left; Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D.; Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill.; Vice President Mike Pence; Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., and Rep. Rob Bishop R-Utah. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
President Donald Trump, third from left, meets with lawmakers working on the tax cuts in the Cabinet Meeting Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. Attending the meeting are from left, Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn.; Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas; Trump; Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah; Rep. John Shimkus, R-Ill.; Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich.; Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, from right to left; Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D.; Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill.; Vice President Mike Pence; Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., and Rep. Rob Bishop R-Utah. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) Manuel Balce Ceneta AP
President Donald Trump, third from left, meets with lawmakers working on the tax cuts in the Cabinet Meeting Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. Attending the meeting are from left, Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn.; Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas; Trump; Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah; Rep. John Shimkus, R-Ill.; Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich.; Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, from right to left; Rep. Kristi Noem, R-S.D.; Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill.; Vice President Mike Pence; Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., and Rep. Rob Bishop R-Utah. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) Manuel Balce Ceneta AP

California deserves Trump’s tax plan. It’s been passing the fiscal buck for years

December 13, 2017 01:30 PM