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Republicans face first test of tax cuts’ power to sway voters

WASHINGTON, Penn (Reuters) – Mark Marran, an operations manager for a Fortune 500 company, voted for Donald Trump. Two weeks ago he noticed an extra $100 in his bimonthly pay check, courtesy of sweeping tax cuts passed by the Republican Congress late last year. Marran says the extra cash is nice, but it will not …

Trump’s Conspicuous Silence Leaves a Struggle Against Russia Without a Leader

Michael A. McFaul, an ambassador to Moscow under President Barack Obama, called Mr. Trump’s reaction to the indictments “shockingly weak” and said he should instead have criticized Mr. Putin for violating American sovereignty or even announced plans to punish Moscow. “Instead, he just focused on his own campaign,” Mr. McFaul said. “America was attacked, and …