Fox Business reports the breaking news this morning that, according to their sources, Senator Marco Rubio, who made big news yesterday threatening a “no” vote over the Child Tax Credit, will in fact vote yes.
It is not yet clear, they say, whether that is because he got what he was looking for or not.
— FOX Business (@FoxBusiness) December 15, 2017
He was holding out for
For context on the numbers:
For context: 55% is the percentage of the maximum child tax credit that is refundable under the current Senate bill: $1,100 out of $2,000. So Rubio is using the current Senate bill as his starting point, and wants something "meaningfully higher." https://t.co/4la8rqehxg
— Scott Greenberg (@ScottElliotG) December 15, 2017
As I said with Corker, it is essential that every Republican vote “yes” on this critical tax cut for American families. Rubio committing to a yes is very good news indeed. Good for him.