MERRY CHRISTMAS: The U.S. Senate passed the biggest tax cut and reform in history


The Senate parliamentarian reportedly sided with Democrats, meaning that those provisions will be dropped before the House votes on the final bill.

Top Democrats charged that the procedural snafu was a sign that Republicans were rushing the legislation through Congress.

“The House revote is the latest evidence of just how shoddily written the GOP tax scam really is,” House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said in a statement.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.