The move to block congressional investigations into how security clearances were handed out at the White House is the latest effort by Donald Trump to assert the power to ignore both Congress and the law. Not only has Trump instructed Treasury Department chief Steven Mnuchin to ignore a legal request for his tax records, but he has also filed an entirely unprecedented lawsuit against a congressional committee to halt the release of his financial records.
Multiple supporters of Donald Trump over the past couple of weeks have taken to Twitter to air their grievances about the president’s signature tax cut plan.
A discussion panel at the Davos World Economic Forum has become a sensation after a Dutch historian took billionaires to task for not paying taxes.
What’s the point of raising taxes on the rich? If you asked most Americans that question, my guess is you’d get a response that might sound something like this: