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.
This could be the "kill shot" for Trump's re-election, says Meghan McCain. (open thread)
"They didn't say it looked like it, they said he committed tax fraud," Johnston reminded viewers.
The deadline for submitting Trump's tax returns to the Ways and Means Committee came and went. Now's the time to show the Trump White House that the rule of law means something.
Mnuchin may not be aware of the law, and maybe AG Bill Barr didn't either, but another provision of the Internal Revenue Code could send them to prison without passing "Go" or collecting $200.