Touting benefits to middle class, Republicans fight to pass tax reform bill

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., points to boxes of petitions supporting the Republican tax reform bill that is set for a vote later this week as he arrives for a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Republicans on Capitol Hill are in the home stretch, heading towards the finish line to get a tax bill passed by the end of the year.

The GOP party is in need of a major legislative win after failing to overhaul the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare.

The biggest point they're touting this bill will do: