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No peeking, voters: Court keeps Trump taxes private for now

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - Rejecting President Trump's complaints that he's being harassed, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday in favor of a New York prosecutor's demands for the billionaire president's tax records.
But in good political news for Trump, his taxes and other financial records almost certainly will be kept out of the public eye at least until after the November election.
In a separate case, the justices kept a hold on banking and other documents about Trump, family members and his businesses that Congress has been seeking for more than a year. The court said that while Congress has...
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Supreme Court may have set back Congress' effort to get Trump's tax returns

Supreme Court may have set back Congress' effort to get Trump's tax returns

1 month ago   |   By Politico

House Ways and Means Chair Richard Neal's uphill fight for President Donald Trump's tax records appears to have gotten steeper.
A Supreme Court ruling Thursday in a separate case in which Democrats were seeking financial records from the president's bankers and accountants raises fresh questions about Neal's own demands for six years' worth of Trump's tax records - once the headline act in Democrats' bid to unmask Trump's finances.
For one thing, the court seemed reluctant to get involved in fights between the White House and Congress, which could put pressure on Neal to try to compromise...
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Rep. Maxine Waters On The Supreme Court Rulings On Trump's Tax Records

1 month ago   |   By NPR

NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters about the Supreme Court rulings on subpoenas seeking President Trump's pre-presidential financial records.
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