Throughout last year’s election and continuing into 2017, Democrats and Republicans alike have called for President Donald Trump to release his tax returns. Members of Congress, however, have not faced such pressure to disclose their tax information. Roll Call reporters Stephanie Akin and Sean McMinn set out to answer this question: how many members of Congress will release their own tax returns?
Sen. Bernie Sanders said on the Senate floor Wednesday morning that he was “sickened” to learn that the shooter who opened fire on a Republican congressional baseball game practice was a volunteer during his 2016 presidential bid.
Hours after a shooting at the GOP congressional baseball practice that left House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and several others hospitalized, President Donald Trump praised the heroism of the two Capitol Police officers who took down the gunman and promised the White House’s unwavering support to the victims.
As the dust settles from the much-anticipated Senate testimony of fired FBI Director James B. Comey, Roll Call’s White House reporter John T. Bennett takes a look at where President Donald Trump stands.
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