WASHINGTON — Sens. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Dan Coats, R-Ind., are urging President Obama and congressional leaders to agree to include in their debt-reduction plan an agreement to enact comprehensive tax-reform legislation before the end of the year.

They made the request in a two-page letter and release accompanied by the tax-reform bill they have introduced, which would require all new municipal bonds to be issued as tax-credit rather than tax-exempt bonds.

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