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Farm groups gear up for tax reform discussion

House Agriculture Committee plans hearing on April 5 to better understand needs of rural America within tax reform discussion.

Comprehensive tax reform is a top priority for Congress in 2017, and the House intends to move forward on a package in the coming months. House Ways & Means Committee chairman Kevin Brady (R., Texas) said tax reform is now clearly the main focus.

In a speech on the Senate floor Thursday, Senate Finance Committee chairman Orrin Hatch (R., Utah) said, in regard to tax reform, Republicans vastly agree on the key issues relating to reform efforts.

“I think there is

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