Newspapers across the country slammed President Trump and his Administration’s continued incompetence this week, in editorials condemning Trump’s dishonest voter commission, his faux “tax reform” push that increasingly appears to be a giveaway for the rich at everyone else’s expense, his bungled response to natural disasters, and more.
Here’s a recap of what Americans read about Trump in their local newspapers this week:
Home News Tribune: Don’t Forget About Trump’s Tax Returns
Trump, of course, defied 40 years of presidential tradition by refusing to release his tax returns while campaigning. He concocted an explanation that he couldn’t be transparent because he was being audited, but it was apparent then and even more obvious now that the president never had any intention of offering that information to the public. He wants everyone to move on.
That means one thing: He’s hiding something. Not something illegal, necessarily, or even particularly unethical. But […]Read more after the jump.