It's obvious that "protect my tax returns at all costs" is not something Donald Trump needs to say out loud.
Maybe the direct order to protect Trump's tax returns at all costs...was implied.
Mnuchin is richer than Midas, having benefitted from the 2008 crash. Will "fining" him work?
Tax journalist David Cay Johnston says Trump's appointees are working to protect him.
The late-night host had a very different take on the back-and-forth between the two in front of Chairwoman Waters' Financial Services Committee last week.
Joy Reid's panel, Jill Wine-Banks, Paul Butler and Midwin Charles discuss the fact that Democrats need to quit giving the White House more time on Trump's taxes and start holding people like Steve Mnuchin in contempt.
Lawrence O'Donnell reports on David Cay Johnston's discovery that another section of the Tax Code requires federal employees to comply with all requirements or go to prison for 5 years.
Trump's Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin may have talked too much to his boss about the release of tax returns to the Ways and Means Committee. Ya think?
"Purely informational" but he's not supposed to do that.
Can you imagine any Secretary of the Treasury being this disrespectful to a male or white member of Congress?