2020-10-12 10:00:00

Trump Must Turn Over Tax Returns

A new investigation into Donald Trump’s business practices has led to a court ruling ordering the President to turn over his tax returns. The case goes back to a decision by a grand jury in New York moving to subpoena eight years of Trump’s taxes. The President’s attorneys challenged the decision in the US 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals and lost three votes to zero. Trump still has a decent chance at avoiding the release of his taxes, as he was given twelve days to appeal the court’s decision, which he is of course doing. Jay Sekulow, the President’s attorney, says they will now appeal to the Supreme Court where they expect to get a ruling in their favor.

The underlying story here is that Donald Trump is becoming unglued and is absolutely losing his mind. The polls have him down by an average of ten percentage points to Joe Biden, he is personally battling the coronavirus, and the remaining debates now might not happen because of his own doing. Having to live in fear of his tax returns getting out is just one more agitator. The New York Times has already released plenty of data from Trump’s recent tax filings but seeing the actual documents would be definitive proof and reveal a whole lot more about Trump’s failings.

--

The David Pakman Show is a news and political talk program, known for its controversial interviews with political and religious extremists, liberal and conservative politicians, and other guests.

Missed an episode?  Check out TDPS on FSTV VOD anytime or visit the show page for the latest clips.

#FreeSpeechTV is one of the last standing national, independent news networks committed to advancing progressive social change.

#FSTV is available on Dish, DirectTV, AppleTV, Roku, Sling and online at freespeech.org

David Pakman Donald Trump Joe Biden Subpoena Tax Returns Taxes The David Pakman Show The New York Times US 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals

Politics

The Thom Hartmann Program

How Twitter Is Normalizing Far Right Hate Featuring Dean Obeidallah

How Twitter Is Normalizing Far Right Hate Featuring Dean Obeidallah

The Randi Rhodes' Show

Independent State Legislature Theory

Independent State Legislature Theory

Democracy Now!

Supreme Court Weighs Voting Rights Case Based on Fringe Theory That Could Upend Democracy

Supreme Court Weighs Voting Rights Case Based on Fringe Theory That Could Upend Democracy

Democracy Now!

"Russia Is Losing the War": Russian Dissident Boris Kagarlitsky on Ukraine & What Comes After Putin

"Russia Is Losing the War": Russian Dissident Boris Kagarlitsky on Ukraine & What Comes After Putin

Related

The David Pakman Show

Kari Lake and Trump's Lawyer Now Have "A Lawsuit" in Arizona

Kari Lake and Trump's Lawyer Now Have "A Lawsuit" in Arizona

The David Pakman Show

BREAKING: Trump Org GUILTY on 17 Counts

BREAKING: Trump Org GUILTY on 17 Counts

The David Pakman Show

Marjorie Taylor Greene Admits Voting for Herschel Walker is "Asking a Lot"

Marjorie Taylor Greene Admits Voting for Herschel Walker is "Asking a Lot"

The David Pakman Show

Is There Really a Massive Recession Coming?

Is There Really a Massive Recession Coming?

Proud Partners