Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has refused to release his tax returns, making him the first major-party nominee since Richard Nixon in 1972 not to do so. Three bills introduced in Congress, mostly by Democrats, would require both the major-party nominees for president from now on to release their tax returns. All three bills — H.R. 5386, S. 2979, and ...
May 25, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 25, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Oregon
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Last Updated: May 25, 2016
Length: 5 pages
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S. 3348 (same title)
Ordered Reported by Committee — Sep 19, 2016
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S. 2979 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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