President Donald Trump won a victory Friday when the Justice Department said Congress does not have the right to see his tax returns. More importantly,The Daily Signal
A senior Democrat on a congressional panel seeking President Donald Trump's tax returns warned on Saturday that the current Congress may not see the long-sought tax documents without launching an impeachment inquiry.U.S.
"As numerous tax experts and members of Congress have already laid out, there is no reason for Chairman Neal to hesitate to use this law once it is enacted."Common Dreams
Attorney General William Barr offered a novel legal theory as a rationalization for why the administration is refusing to obey the law in turning over Trump’s tax returns. The Department of Just Office of Legal Counsel unveiled a new legal opinion to defend their position in a Friday afternoon news dump. A nearly 100-year-old law [@rawstory
The Justice Department released an opinion Friday defending Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s refusal to comply with a House Democratic subpoena for six years of President Trump’s personal and business tax returns.Fox News
In a new memo, the department argued that a request from House Democrats for the returns was not legitimate and was only for political purposes.www.nytimes.com
Responding to an opinion from the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel denying a congressional request for President Donald Trump’s tax returns, a law professor from Georgetown launched a tweetstorm detailing — point by point — what the DOJ is helping to hide from the public. In the late Friday opinion, the OLC stated: “We [@rawstory