WASHINGTON — A bipartisan group of House members set to meet Wednesday afternoon with President Donald Trump in his latest outreach across the aisle on tax legislation will include Rep. Tom Suozzi.
The White House said the president plans to “impress upon them the importance and need for tax reform.”
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The dozen congressional officials will include both Republicans and moderate Democrats who are members of the Blue Dog Coalition and the bipartisan Problem Solvers caucus, of which Suozzi (D-Glen Cove) is a member.
The House representatives plan to speak also with the president about health care legislation, infrastructure investment and a replacement for DACA, according to a source speaking on the condition of anonymity.
Trump has rescinded the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program granting deportation reprieve to young immigrants brought to the country illegally as children.
In addition to Suozzi, those invited to Wednesday’s meeting at the White House include Reps. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.), Josh Gottheimer (D-N.J.), Susan Brooks (R-Ind.), Henry Cuellar (D-Texas) and Stephanie…
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