BREAKING: Justice Department releases opinion in fight for Trump’s tax returns

JUNE 14, 2019

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As the most reliable and balanced news aggregation service on the internet, DML News App offers the following information published by CNBC:

The Justice Department on Friday supported Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s argument against turning over President Donald Trump’s tax returns.

In an opinion signed by Steven Engel, assistant attorney general for the Office of Legal Counsel, the agency agreed with Mnuchin’s determination that the House Ways and Means Committee’s subpoena did not have a “legitimate legislative purpose.”

The article goes on to state the following:

The opinion comes after Mnuchin defied a subpoena from the committee by not authorizing the IRS to give Trump’s personal and business tax returns to congress.

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