1.) Why Libs Will (Probably) Lose

  • 2019-04-08
  • Source: AAN
  • by: AAN Staff
1.) Why Libs Will (Probably) Lose
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Although the Democratic-controlled Congress is looking to take Trump's tax returns and go over them with a fine-tooth comb, several Supreme Court cases might stop them cold before their efforts even get underway. 

Most significantly, the 1881 landmark decision in Kilbourn v. Thompson prohibits Congress from delving into someone's private financial records unless it is for legislative purposes.

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