- Under Senate rules, Paul can file motion to require recorded vote within 30 days; Paul intends to file a resolution later today; notified White House officials last week about plans to oppose deal; unclear how much support Paul will have in Senate
- NOTE: Paul tried a similar tactic in 2016 over a $1.15b weapons sale to Saudi Arabia; Senate killed his effort to block in 71-27 vote
- NOTE: Trump announced during a visit to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, over the weekend that he had brokered a nearly $110 billion arms deal with the Saudis – one of the largest arms deals in history
Tax Reform remains a major priority for Republicans in Congress and the President. But, it will be one of the most difficult things to achieve in Washington.