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Democrats Lash Out At Trump Tax Report

22 days ago   |   By NPR

A New York Times story that purports to detail low little President Trump has paid in income taxes has handed Democrats what they hope will be a potent campaign message.
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Trump's tax revelation could tarnish image that fueled rise

Trump's tax revelation could tarnish image that fueled rise

22 days ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The bombshell revelations that President Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes the year he ran for office and paid no income taxes at all in many others threaten to undercut a pillar of his appeal among blue-collar voters and provide a new opening for his Democratic rival, Joe Biden, on the eve of the first presidential debate.
Trump has worked for decades to build an image of himself as a hugely successful businessman - even choosing “mogul” as his Secret Service code name. But The New York Times on Sunday revealed that he paid just $750 in federal income taxes...
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Trump's Looming Debt Called a 'Time Bomb'

Trump's Looming Debt Called a 'Time Bomb'

22 days ago   |   By Newser

One big takeaway from the New York Times report on President Trump's finances is that he has paid very little federal income tax in recent years, reportedly because his businesses are doing so badly. But another aspect of it also is drawing attention: The president's looming debt. Coverage: The issue:...
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Yes, Donald Trump Is Still A Billionaire. That Makes His $750 Tax Payment Even More Scandalous

22 days ago   |   By Forbes

The bombshell New York Times report raises new questions about the president's finances. One thing not in doubt: he remains very rich.
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Trump paid $750 in federal income tax in '16 and '17, tarnishing image he used to fuel rise

22 days ago   |   By Arizona Daily Star

WASHINGTON - The bombshell revelations that President Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes the year he ran for office and paid no income taxes at all in many others threaten to undercut a pillar of his...
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A 2016 video of Hillary Clinton attacking Trump for his low tax bill is resurfacing after an NYT report showed he paid $0 for years

A 2016 video of Hillary Clinton attacking Trump for his low tax bill is resurfacing after an NYT report showed he paid $0 for years

22 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement A video from 2016 in which Hillary Clinton accused Donald Trump of paying no income tax is circulating on social media, after The New York Times reported that he paid $0 for years .
Clinton, speaking at the first presidential debate on September 26, 2016, made the claim after moderator Lester Holt asked why Trump was first candidate in decades not to release his tax returns.
She said: "He doesn't want the American people... to know that he's paid nothing in federal taxes because the only years that anybody's ever seen were a couple of years when he had to turn them...
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Justice Dept. to file landmark antitrust case against Google

Justice Dept. to file landmark antitrust case against Google

The Justice Department is expected to file a lawsuit Tuesday alleging that Google has been abusing its online dominance in online search to stifle competition and harm... Read more ...

6 Russian military officers charged in vast hacking campaign

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How Trump Plowed Through $1 Billion, Losing Cash Advantage

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Some Trump campaign aides privately acknowledge they are facing difficult spending decisions at a time when Joe Biden has flooded the airwaves. Read more ...

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Senate panel delays vote to subpoena Twitter, Facebook CEOs as some...

Senate panel delays vote to subpoena Twitter, Facebook CEOs as some Republicans waver

The Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday postponed plans to vote on subpoenas to compel the CEOs of Twitter and Facebook to testify on allegations of anti-conservative bias... Read more ...

Senior U.S. officials self-isolate after meeting Lebanese spymaster who's...

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Trump ties Fauci to Biden - to Biden's delight

Trump ties Fauci to Biden - to Biden's delight

President Donald Trump and Joe Biden agree on one thing: The Democratic nominee trusts Anthony Fauci. Trump ridiculed Biden during a campaign rally on Monday afternoon in... Read more ...

Trump Blames 'Fauci And These Idiots' For His Own Coronavirus Ineptitude

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“People are tired of Covid,” the president complained on a call with campaign staff. Read more ...