CONGRESS/INVESTIGATIONS/TRUMP TAXES: “Former President Donald Trump’s legal team formally stepped into a long-running fight over a US House request for his tax returns, claiming Trump’s financial history is being unfairly pursued for political reasons by Democrats and seeking to end House Ways and Means Committee investigations into the ex-President and his companies…

Trump is asking the federal court to permanently block the Treasury Department from turning over his tax returns and order Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal to ‘end all ongoing examinations’ of Trump and his companies.”

-Katelyn Polantz, “Trump asks court to end House pursuit of his tax returns from IRS,” cnn.com, August 4, 2021