Republicans have 'tough hill to climb' on tax reform, GOP strategist says

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks to the press with senators John Barasso (L) of Wyoming and John Thune (R) of South Dakota after the Republican senators' weekly lunch at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on August 1, 2017.

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks to the press with senators John Barasso (L) of Wyoming and John Thune (R) of South Dakota after the Republican senators’ weekly lunch at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on August 1, 2017.

Trump slammed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell multiple times this week for what Trump calls his failure to follow through on the GOP agenda.

“Mitch, get back to work and put Repeal & Replace, Tax Reform & Cuts and a great Infrastructure Bill on my desk for signing,” Trump wrote Thursday on Twitter.

The taunts led Republican senators to rally around McConnell on Friday….

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