Watch Trump talk tax reform in North Dakota

Watch Trump talk tax reform in North Dakota

"So doubling that means you'd save a lot on your federal income tax every year", said Rauschenberger.

"I can tell you in speaking to members of Congress they want to be able to do something and do it right and really we have no choice", Trump told reporters.

According to a report from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office, when taking out various deductions and tax breaks for corporations, the United States ranked fourth among G-20 countries in effective corporate tax rates - what countries actually pay.

But while the president's team spoke hopefully about bipartisanship, Republican leaders in Congress have made clear that they're pursuing a go-it-alone strategy on taxes that has shut Democrats out of the negotiations. Even his insistence on constructing a wall between the USA and Mexico looks more and more like a pipe dream, as Congress discusses an annual budget that doesn't offer almost as much funding for the project as President Trump desires. Heidi Heitkamp. Senior White House officials said Tuesday that the support of Heitkamp, who's up for re-election next year in a state Trump carried, is something they are optimistic about winning.

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"So, this is our once-in-a-generation opportunity to deliver real tax reform for everyday, hard-working Americans".

Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., tweeted a photo before boarding Air Force One Wednesday morning.

In a Wednesday address at a North Dakota refinery, President Trump said his administration and USA lawmakers have a "once in a lifetime" opportunity to make big changes to US tax laws.

Trump promoted his tax agenda, vowing to cut taxes for the middle class and for businesses.

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Trump will be greeted at the Bismarck Municipal Airport by Gov. Doug Burgum and Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford.

Trump has sought to pressure Democrats to back the tax plan, a key priority after his push to overhaul the health care system failed. Claire McCaskill stayed away. He said he'd be getting into "great detail" on the plan in the next two weeks.

"It's your money, not the government's money", Trump said.

"That's why I'm glad to welcome President Trump to North Dakota where North Dakotans are eager to hear more about his tax reform plan", she said in a statement ahead of the visit. She knows which side her political bread is buttered on, but the move has gone over like a lead balloon among Heitkamp's fellow Democrats.

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