The Treasury secretary also addressed deductions, most of which the administration said it wants to eliminate under its tax plan.
That includes getting rid of state and local tax deductions.
Defense attorney Brad Bannon said that, over the course of the five years in question, Crouch represented between 1,000 to 2,000 people on DWI charges and the number of cases in question was a relatively small percentage of them."He obtained this relief in 80 cases," Bannon said.
Doing so, he added, was no different than what other attorneys do, but there were distinct differences in how he went about it. He went to a judge who did not preside over the case, and he did not notify opposing counsel," Bannon said.
The alternative is using budget reconciliation, which would require only a majority vote, meaning it could pass with only the 52 Republican senators.