Here's Kentucky Congressman Brett Guthrie on the wrangling between the House and Senate on a final tax reform bill. We talked about the value in dropping the corporate rate, the potential loss of deductions for middle class families, and Brett's limited praise for Bill Clinton and Jim Gray, the Democrat running against Congressman Andy Barr in District 6.
AUDIO ? Rep.John Yarmuth appeared on WHAS Radio with me to talk about today's North Korea missile launch, plus...Should predatory Democrat Rep. John Conyers resign? Is it dereliction of media duty by Cokie Roberts hiding Conyers' deviance? We also discussed the various Republican tax reform plans, Trump diplomacy, & more #kypolitics
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell confirms that he is prepared to use the so-called nuclear option, changing traditional rules of the Senate to allow for a simple majority vote to confirm U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch. In a WHAS radio interview with me, McConnell noted that the longstanding tradition of requiring a supermajority of 60 aye votes was overrun in 2013 by then-majority leader Sen. Harry Reid. Democrats point out that Reid's use of the nuclear option was to advance lower court appointments, not Supreme Court nominees. Here is the entire WHAS interview, which also covers whether superpowers should intervene following Syrian chemical attacks, if GOP in-fighting will wither 2018 election hopes, health care upgrades, tax reform, and