Common Cause
Common Cause campaign leader

In his first television interview since winning the presidency, Mr. Trump waved aside a question about those returns. “Nobody cares. . . . Obviously the public didn’t care because I won the election very easily,” he told Lesley Stahl on “60 Minutes.”

But winning makes it all the more imperative that Mr. Trump release his returns — a tradition for incumbent presidents as well as for candidates. That would not solve the ethical conundrum before him. But it would be a helpful — indeed an essential — first step.

Washington Post

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