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A court in Moscow has fined smartphone messaging app Telegram for refusing to give Russian authorities the decryption keys needed to decipher communications between customers.
Senate Republicans’ 2018 budget plan survived an initial test vote Tuesday, but sniping between deficit and defense hawks leaves GOP leaders with a narrow margin for error as they look for final passage later this week, hoping to clear a path for their tax overhaul plans.
It was two weeks ago that congressional GOP leaders unveiled their “Unified Framework for Fixing Our Broken Tax System,” and its opponents (read: every special interest group that employs a tax lobbyist) have launched their campaigns to protect their loopholes.
Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney said Tuesday that his concern for the deficit is what drives him to pass tax reform.