The Wall Street Journal: Congressional Republicans to gather in Philadelphia for corporate-funded policy retreat

Loews Hotels & Resorts

Exterior of Loews Philadelphia Hotel.

WASHINGTON—Beginning this week, President Donald Trump and the Republican-controlled Congress are poised to address business priorities that include revamping the corporate tax code, overhauling the health-care system and rolling back regulations on oil and gas drilling.

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Congressional Republicans will also take a break from Washington, gathering for a corporate-backed policy retreat starting Wednesday at the luxury Loews Hotel in Philadelphia.

The three-day affair is largely sponsored by an organization run by Washington lobbyists and paid for by dozens of U.S. corporations with a vested interest in the Republicans’ legislative agenda.

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