While the rest of us aregearing up for the filing deadline which have in fact been extended to April1 8 this year our commander in chiefis dodging unwanted attentionwith another weekend at Mar-a-Lago( which is ironicallycosting taxpayers more than theyd like ).
He can run, but he certainly cant hide.
Americans are out in full force across the country forApril 15 s Tax March and demanding onething: the presidentstax returns.
In the spirit of the Womens Day March, hundreds of thousands gathered in their respective cities toair their grievances with Trump, who promised to release his tax returns, yet continues to keep everything on the down-low.
The Washington Post states though it is not required every chairman overthe past 40 years has released his tax returns, so naturally, people are suspicious. What exactly ishehiding?
In Trumps hometown, New Yorkers constructed sure their voices were heard during the course of its Tax March.
The west coast followed suit with a protest in LA.
Of course, things were really cookin in Washington, DC.
Chicago, Cleveland and Pittsburgh were threeof many participating in the 100+ processions all acrossthe US.
It looks like people overseas didnt forget about the Tax March, either.
Naturally, this occasion delivered plenty of creativity from protesters.
We heard from some of our favorite politicians
According to The Hill, Rep. Maxine Waters told, I dont respect this president. I dont trust this president. Hes not working in the best interests of the American people.
And our favorite celebrities
Comedian Sarah Silverman was pretty blunt during the protests in New York City, saying, Some fishy shit is going on, according to amNY.
and humen best friend.
Even some Republicans are questioning the president.
Efforts arent objective with the Tax March. To mark Trumps 100 th day in office, there will be a Climate Marchon April 29.
Though it is wonderful to see people coming together in support of their common beliefs, we have to wonder what is next.
Of course, we want to know if Trumpwill release his tax returns, but more importantly, will he listen to the American people and not just in regards to taxes?
We had a rough week, but what can we expect for the future?
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