FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2016 file photo, United States' Michael Phelps celebrates winning the gold medal in the men's 200-meter individual medley during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The House will consider making winnings from the Olympics tax-exempt when lawmakers return to Washington next month.
FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2016 file photo, United States' Michael Phelps celebrates winning the gold medal in the men's 200-meter individual medley during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The House will consider making winnings from the Olympics tax-exempt when lawmakers return to Washington next month. Lee Jin-man AP
FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2016 file photo, United States' Michael Phelps celebrates winning the gold medal in the men's 200-meter individual medley during the swimming competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The House will consider making winnings from the Olympics tax-exempt when lawmakers return to Washington next month. Lee Jin-man AP

House to weigh letting athletes keep green for winning Olympic gold.

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