The Note: Will Trump and Republicans' gamble on tax plan prove a winning hand?

The Note: Will Trump and Republicans' gamble on tax plan prove a winning hand?

The TAKE with Rick KleinIs the dealmaker in a gambling mood?Republicans are barreling ahead with their tax cut, trading away transparency and legislative popularity in pursuit of a victory that has to happen fast.Alabama's warning? Sirens about deficits? Hefty benefits for the rich and special interests? The track record of partisan legislation?All of that has faded away in the push for a tax cut. That has Republicans falling in line behind President Donald Trump at a moment in his presidency...