SUMMARY: The tax committees of the House of Representatives have the legal authority to request the tax returns of the President. Democrats in the House Ways and Means Committee requested that the Ways and Means Committee approve an amendment that would require the release of Trump’s tax returns.
Paulsen voted NO to the release of Trump’s tax returns.
TAKEAWAY: According to recent polls, 75% of Americans want Trump to release his tax returns. Paulson votes against the wishes of American voters to protect Trump and allow Trump to keep his tax returns secret.