Democrats Will Never See Trump’s Taxes, Mulvaney Says

April 8, 2019, 1:02 AM

Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney vowed that members of Congress will never see Donald Trump’s tax returns, as Democrats and the president’s allies spar over whether lawmakers have the right to request them.

Democratic Representative Dan Kildee, a member of the House Ways and Means Committee that is seeking six years of Trump’s personal and business tax returns, said the president can’t decide for Congress whether it exercises its legal authority to get the documents—not with the intention to make them public, but to inform policy decisions by the panel’s chairman and provide proper oversight.

Mick Mulvaney
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