Watch Trump talk tax reform in North Dakota

Trump woos Democrat with trip on Air Force One

Trump woos Democrat with trip on Air Force One

He is the first president to visit North Dakota since Barack Obama visited Cannon Ball, on the Standing Rock Reservation, in 2014.

Heitkamp has not said she supports Trump's plan, only that the small business owners, energy industry workers, farmers and parents in her state are eager for changes to a tax code they believe is broken.

Cramer also wants to hear about simplifying the tax code and making the United States more competitive with other countries.

"I think it's a really big deal".

Trump, who's scheduled to meet with all six leaders this week, said Wednesday in Missouri that he was "fully committed" to working with Congress on the issue, but still took the liberty to poke at lawmakers and throw more pressure their way.

Trump, who will be joined Wednesday by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, will also continue to frame his tax reform push in populist terms. Under current tax rules, heirs must pay 40 percent in taxes on any assets they inherit in excess of $5.49 million ($10.98 million for married couples).

Trump and congressional Republicans have made a tax overhaul one of their top priorities.

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Trump won North Dakota by 36 percentage points. Burgum, a first-term Republican, said the USA tax code is "long overdue for reform".

Tax lobbyists and Wall Street rate the prospects of tax reform as very low. And your senator, Claire McCaskill, she must do this for you.

"There's no Democrat that should be out there talking about that and the Ryan ad buy is an example of how we intend to hold Democrats accountable", said Chad Bolt, policy manager at Indivisible, a grassroots movement that formed in response to Trump's election. A spokeswoman for Sen.

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp traveled with the president aboard Air Force One to an oil refinery in Mandan, where Trump was trying to build support for a tax overhaul.

Heitkamp, the lone Democrat elected to statewide office in deeply red North Dakota, has not yet said whether she'll seek reelection next year. 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. Tom Campbell, has already launched an aggressive advertising campaign. Greg Hodur, a former chairman of the state Democratic party, wrote in an indignant letter to the editor published by the Fargo Forum today.

Rauschenberger says North Dakota is a unique backdrop for the president's pitch. He said he'd be getting into "great detail" on the plan in the next two weeks. But she said Trump has proposed policies "that would hurt North Dakota's economy", such as cutting crop insurance.

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