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>>> FEDERAL LAW SAYS THAT THE >>> FEDERAL LAW SAYS THAT THE WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE IN WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE IN CONGRESS IS IT ALLOWED TO SEE CONGRESS IS IT ALLOWED TO SEE ANYBODY’S TAX RETURNS ANYBODY’S TAX RETURNS

EVEN THE PRESIDENT’S EVEN THE PRESIDENT’S IT’S BLACK LETTER CLEAR LAW IT’S BLACK LETTER CLEAR LAW IT’S NOT LEGALLY CONTROVERSIAL

IT’S NOT LEGALLY CONTROVERSIAL THERE’S PRECEDENT TO SUPPORT IT, THERE’S PRECEDENT TO SUPPORT IT, EVEN GETTING THE PRESIDENT’S TAX EVEN GETTING THE PRESIDENT’S TAX RETURNS THAT WAY RETURNS THAT WAY IT’S BEEN THAT WAY FOREVER IT’S BEEN THAT WAY FOREVER

IT’S BEEN THAT WAY FOR A IT’S BEEN THAT WAY FOR A CENTURY CENTURY A FEW MONTHS AGO IN APRIL, A FEW MONTHS AGO IN APRIL, DEMOCRATS IN THE HOUSE DECIDED DEMOCRATS IN THE HOUSE DECIDED THEY WOULD USE THAT POWER THEY WOULD USE THAT POWER THE CHAIRMAN OF THAT COMMITTEE, THE CHAIRMAN OF THAT COMMITTEE, TOLD THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT TOLD THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT THAT HE WAS GOING TO INVOKE THAT THAT HE WAS GOING TO INVOKE THAT AUTHORITY

AUTHORITY THEREFORE, HE REQUESTED FROM THE THEREFORE, HE REQUESTED FROM THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT SIX YEARS OF TREASURY DEPARTMENT SIX YEARS OF PRESIDENT TRUMP’S TAX RETURNS PRESIDENT TRUMP’S TAX RETURNS HE SET A DEADLINE FOR THEM TO HE SET A DEADLINE FOR THEM TO RESPOND RESPOND RESPOND RESPOND

THEN ANOTHER DEADLINE THEN ANOTHER DEADLINE THE TREASURY BLEW THROUGH THEM THE TREASURY BLEW THROUGH THEM THE HOUSE DEMOCRATS DECIDED THEY THE HOUSE DEMOCRATS DECIDED THEY WOULD SUBPOENA THE TREASURY WOULD SUBPOENA THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT TO GET THE DEPARTMENT TO GET THE PRESIDENT’S TAX RETURNS

PRESIDENT’S TAX RETURNS TREASURY BLEW THAT OFF, TOO TREASURY BLEW THAT OFF, TOO IN RESPONSE LAST MONTH, THE IN RESPONSE LAST MONTH, THE COMMITTEE FILED A FEDERAL COMMITTEE FILED A FEDERAL LAWSUIT TO ENFORCE THE SUBPOENA LAWSUIT TO ENFORCE THE SUBPOENA

EVER SINCE THAT CASE HAS BEEN EVER SINCE THAT CASE HAS BEEN SORT OF PLUNKING ALONG SLOWLY SORT OF PLUNKING ALONG SLOWLY UNTIL THIS WEEK, SUDDENLY THERE UNTIL THIS WEEK, SUDDENLY THERE WAS THIS CONFETTI CANNON OF NEW WAS THIS CONFETTI CANNON OF NEW ACTIVITY ACTIVITY THE COMMITTEE ASKED THE JUDGE THE COMMITTEE ASKED THE JUDGE FOR EXPEDITED CONSIDERATION AND FOR EXPEDITED CONSIDERATION AND A SUMMARY JUDGMENT BECAUSE THERE A SUMMARY JUDGMENT BECAUSE THERE ARE NO GENUINE ISSUES OF ARE NO GENUINE ISSUES OF MATERIAL FACT AT ISSUE IN THIS MATERIAL FACT AT ISSUE IN THIS CASE

CASE ON THE OTHER SIDE, THE TRUMP ON THE OTHER SIDE, THE TRUMP JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TOLD THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT TOLD THE JUDGE TO GO SLOW, NOT FAST JUDGE TO GO SLOW, NOT FAST THEY ARE CLAIMING THERE ARE THEY ARE CLAIMING THERE ARE COMPLEX CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES AT COMPLEX CONSTITUTIONAL ISSUES AT STAKE STAKE

THEY TOLD THE JUDGE THERE’S NO THEY TOLD THE JUDGE THERE’S NO REASON TO BRING THESE REASON TO BRING THESE PROCEEDINGS TO A GALLOP PROCEEDINGS TO A GALLOP THIS IS A HORSE THAT WOULD THIS IS A HORSE THAT WOULD PREFER TO TROT AND GO SLOW PREFER TO TROT AND GO SLOW THIS IS A CASE, IT’S BEEN MOVING THIS IS A CASE, IT’S BEEN MOVING ITS WAY

ITS WAY ALL OF A SUDDEN THERE’S BEEN A ALL OF A SUDDEN THERE’S BEEN A TON OF ACTION IN THIS CASE TON OF ACTION IN THIS CASE A TON OF PAPER A TON OF PAPER

LITERALLY, A TON OF PAPER LITERALLY, A TON OF PAPER FOR THE MOTION FROM CONGRESS FOR THE MOTION FROM CONGRESS THIS WEEK, THE ONE THAT ASKED THIS WEEK, THE ONE THAT ASKED THE JUDGE TO RULE, ASKED FOR A THE JUDGE TO RULE, ASKED FOR A SUMMARY JUDGMENT, THERE WERE 54 SUMMARY JUDGMENT, THERE WERE 54 ATTACHMENTS FILED TO THAT ATTACHMENTS FILED TO THAT MOTION MOTION I DECIDED I WOULD PRINT THEM I DECIDED I WOULD PRINT THEM OUT, WHICH WAS A BAD MOVE

OUT, WHICH WAS A BAD MOVE EXCEPT TURNS OUT TUCKED IN THERE EXCEPT TURNS OUT TUCKED IN THERE IF YOU READ ENOUGH, YOU GET TO IF YOU READ ENOUGH, YOU GET TO EXHIBIT QQ EXHIBIT QQ YOU HAVE TO USE LETTERS TWICE YOU HAVE TO USE LETTERS TWICE ONCE YOU GET — IT’S QQ ONCE YOU GET — IT’S QQ

IT’S A LETTER FROM THE CHAIRMAN IT’S A LETTER FROM THE CHAIRMAN TO STEVEN MNUCHIN TO STEVEN MNUCHIN ON JULY 29, 2019, THE COMMITTEE ON JULY 29, 2019, THE COMMITTEE RECEIVED AN UNSOLICITED RECEIVED AN UNSOLICITED COMMUNICATION FROM A FEDERAL COMMUNICATION FROM A FEDERAL EMPLOYEE SETTING FORTH CREDIBLE EMPLOYEE SETTING FORTH CREDIBLE ALLEGATIONS OF EVIDENCE OF ALLEGATIONS OF EVIDENCE OF POSSIBLE MISCONDUCT, POSSIBLE MISCONDUCT, SPECIFICALLY POTENTIAL SPECIFICALLY POTENTIAL INAPPROPRIATE EFFORTS TO INAPPROPRIATE EFFORTS TO INFLUENCE THE MANDATORY AUDIT INFLUENCE THE MANDATORY AUDIT PROGRAM, MEANING THE MANDATORY PROGRAM, MEANING THE MANDATORY PROGRAM THAT REQUIRES THE AUDIT PROGRAM THAT REQUIRES THE AUDIT OF THE INCOME TAX RETURNS OF A OF THE INCOME TAX RETURNS OF A SITTING PRESIDENT SITTING PRESIDENT WHAT THE COMMITTEE IS SAYING WHAT THE COMMITTEE IS SAYING THAT THEY DIDN’T ASK FOR IT BUT THAT THEY DIDN’T ASK FOR IT BUT A WHISTLE-BLOWER CAME FORWARD TO A WHISTLE-BLOWER CAME FORWARD TO THEM FROM INSIDE THE GOVERNMENT THEM FROM INSIDE THE GOVERNMENT TO GIVE THEM INFORMATION, TO TO GIVE THEM INFORMATION, TO GIVE THEM KRIDABLECREDIBLE ALLEG GIVE THEM KRIDABLECREDIBLE ALLEG OF SOMETHING TO DO WITH THE WAY OF SOMETHING TO DO WITH THE WAY THE IRS IS HANDLING TRUMP’S THE IRS IS HANDLING TRUMP’S TAXES AND THE AUDIT

TAXES AND THE AUDIT THE WHISTLE-BLOWER HAS COME THE WHISTLE-BLOWER HAS COME FORWARD WITH EVIDENCE OF FORWARD WITH EVIDENCE OF POSSIBLE MISCONDUCT POSSIBLE MISCONDUCT BACK TO THE LETTER BACK TO THE LETTER

IN LIGHT OF THE SERIOUS AND IN LIGHT OF THE SERIOUS AND URGENT CONCERNS RAISED BY THIS URGENT CONCERNS RAISED BY THIS NEW INFORMATION, I HAVE NEW INFORMATION, I HAVE REQUESTED A ROLLING PRODUCTION REQUESTED A ROLLING PRODUCTION OF CERTAIN DOCUMENTS AND OF CERTAIN DOCUMENTS AND COMMUNICATIONS OF SPECIFIED COMMUNICATIONS OF SPECIFIED TREASURY AND IRS EMPLOYEES TREASURY AND IRS EMPLOYEES THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR PROM A PROM A PROMPT ATTENTION TO THIS MATTER PROMPT ATTENTION TO THIS MATTER IT’S AMAZING IN THIS NEWS IT’S AMAZING IN THIS NEWS ENVIRONMENT, THIS IS THE ONLY — ENVIRONMENT, THIS IS THE ONLY — EXHIBIT QQ, THE ONLY THING WE EXHIBIT QQ, THE ONLY THING WE HAVE SEEN ABOUT THIS

HAVE SEEN ABOUT THIS THE ISSUE OF PRESIDENT TRUMP NOT THE ISSUE OF PRESIDENT TRUMP NOT HANDING OVER HIS TAX RETURNS, HANDING OVER HIS TAX RETURNS, THE FIRST PRESIDENT SINCE THE FIRST PRESIDENT SINCE WATERGATE TO NOT HAND OVER WATERGATE TO NOT HAND OVER TAXES, THAT’S ONE OF THE HIGHEST TAXES, THAT’S ONE OF THE HIGHEST PROFILE AND LONGEST STANDING PROFILE AND LONGEST STANDING CONTROVERSIES ABOUT HIM AS A CONTROVERSIES ABOUT HIM AS A POLITICIAN POLITICIAN BUT IT’S BEING PURSUED AS AN BUT IT’S BEING PURSUED AS AN OVERSIGHT MATTER IN THE HOUSE OVERSIGHT MATTER IN THE HOUSE NOW BY ONE OF THE QUIETEST AND NOW BY ONE OF THE QUIETEST AND LOWEST KEY COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN LOWEST KEY COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN

HE IS NOT ON TELEVISION EVER FOR HE IS NOT ON TELEVISION EVER FOR A REASON A REASON HE LIKES TO DO THIS ALL VERY, HE LIKES TO DO THIS ALL VERY, VERY QUIETLY, VERY, VERY VERY QUIETLY, VERY, VERY METHODICALLY METHODICALLY HERE IS THIS EYEBROW RAISING HERE IS THIS EYEBROW RAISING CLAIM THAT A WHISTLE-BLOWER HAS CLAIM THAT A WHISTLE-BLOWER HAS COME WITH CREDIBLE INFORMATION

COME WITH CREDIBLE INFORMATION IT’S BURIED AS EXHIBIT QQ AMONG IT’S BURIED AS EXHIBIT QQ AMONG 51 OTHER ATTACHMENTS TO AN 51 OTHER ATTACHMENTS TO AN UNHERALDED COURT FILING UNHERALDED COURT FILING WE DON’T KNOW WHAT THIS IS WE DON’T KNOW WHAT THIS IS ABOUT ABOUT

WE DON’T KNOW WHAT THIS WE DON’T KNOW WHAT THIS WHISTLE-BLOWER HAS ALLEGED WHISTLE-BLOWER HAS ALLEGED WE DON’T KNOW WHAT THESE WE DON’T KNOW WHAT THESE CREDIBLE ALLEGATIONS ARE CREDIBLE ALLEGATIONS ARE WE DON’T KNOW WHAT THIS WE DON’T KNOW WHAT THIS WHISTLE-BLOWER SAYS HAS BEEN THE WHISTLE-BLOWER SAYS HAS BEEN THE INAPPROPRIATE EFFORT TO INAPPROPRIATE EFFORT TO INFLUENCE THE AUDIT OF TRUMP’S INFLUENCE THE AUDIT OF TRUMP’S TAXES

TAXES WE DON’T KNOW WE DON’T KNOW THE JUDGE IN THIS CASE MAY FIND THE JUDGE IN THIS CASE MAY FIND OUT SOON OUT SOON

IF YOU GO TO THE FOOTNOTES, THE IF YOU GO TO THE FOOTNOTES, THE COMMITTEE IS PREPARED TO SUBMIT COMMITTEE IS PREPARED TO SUBMIT TO THE COURT THE MATERIALS THAT TO THE COURT THE MATERIALS THAT LED TO THE CHAIRMAN’S REQUEST LED TO THE CHAIRMAN’S REQUEST JUST ANOTHER DAY IN THE JUST ANOTHER DAY IN THE PRESIDENT’S FINANCES PRESIDENT’S FINANCES IT’S A FEDERAL JUDGE BEING IT’S A FEDERAL JUDGE BEING OFFERED INFORMATION FROM A OFFERED INFORMATION FROM A CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE ABOUT AN CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE ABOUT AN UNSOLICITED WHISTLE-BLOWER WHO UNSOLICITED WHISTLE-BLOWER WHO HAS COME FORWARD WITH CREDIBLE HAS COME FORWARD WITH CREDIBLE ALLEGATIONS OF INAPPROPRIATE ALLEGATIONS OF INAPPROPRIATE EFFORTS TO INFLUENCE THE EFFORTS TO INFLUENCE THE HANDLING OF THE PRESIDENT’S TAX HANDLING OF THE PRESIDENT’S TAX AUDIT IN THE IRS

AUDIT IN THE IRS THAT IS NOW ON THE BURNER THAT IS NOW ON THE BURNER TOMORROW FIRST THING TOMORROW TOMORROW FIRST THING TOMORROW MORNING ANOTHER POT IS ABOUT TO MORNING ANOTHER POT IS ABOUT TO COME TO A BOIL COME TO A BOIL

THAT’S NEXT WITH OUR GOVERNMENT

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