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RT @RichardRubinDC: Interesting nugget in our story via @siobhanehughes. Tax-exempt bonds remain usable for pro sports stadiums. GOP a…
.@RepJoeBarton says it's "good news for Tarrant County and the Texas Rangers" that GOP tax bill spares Arlington a big hit on financing deal for new ballpark. (He would've preferred to keep House measure on pro stadiums, w/one-time exemption for Arl.) https://t.co/XIDs3LtKvx
Lastly, here is the full conference report on the tax bill. Republicans are poised to pass it next week.  http://docs.house.gov/billsthisweek/20171218/CRPT-115HRPT-466.pdf 
5. Brewers, winemakers and distillers will see a CUT in federal alcohol excise taxes for two years. Producers in Texas and beyond have been pushing for that relief for some time. https://t.co/XIDs3Lc9DZ
4. The estate tax will NOT be eliminated, though the exemption for the levy will be doubled to $11 million. Many Texas GOPers have long pushed to get rid of the estate tax. https://t.co/XIDs3Lc9DZ
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