Fox News Legal Analyst Predicts Court Will Allow Congress to Subpoena Trumps Tax Returns Despite Presidents Move to Sue

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Congressman Elijah Cummings is seeking eight years of Trump information from Mazars USA. Lawyers for the president had previously told Mazars a subpoena of Trumps records would not be valid or enforceable. Another congressional committee has demanded Trumps tax returns from the Treasury Department. Elijah Cummings to block a subpoena for years of financial records from several Trump entities. We will not allow congressional presidential harassment to go unanswered said in a statement. After Cummings issued the subpoena sent a letter to him and a memo to committee members calling the move an unprecedented abuse of the committees subpoena authority. He also explained that Congress would need to provide a legitimate purpose for obtaining the financial records. Following Cohens testimony to the Oversight Committee congressional investigators want to have a closer look at the presidents financial records to determine if he has committed any crimes. is arguing President Donald Trumps lawsuit against him has no valid legal basis and is a political front and excuse not to turn over his financial records. This complaint reads more like political talking points than a reasoned legal brief and it contains a litany of inaccurate information

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