Cruz: Voters 'have a right to know' if Trump has a problem in his taxes
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Ted CruzTed CruzSenate Republicans reluctant to rush vote on healthcare bill Healthcare bill 'not the last step' to repealing ObamaCare, Republican says Dem senator: GOP's healthcare approach will 'devastate Medicaid' MORE said in an interview released early Sunday that voters “have a right to know” if GOP rival Donald TrumpDonald TrumpShould government 'outsource' censorship to Facebook and Twitter? Sanders: FBI's investigation of wife won’t be a ‘distraction’ Schiff: Obama's delayed response to Russian interference 'a very serious mistake' MORE has a “problem in his taxes.”

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“[Trump] said, 'Gosh, I'm being audited — for two years.' Then he said 'three years.' Then he said, 'Maybe five years,'" the Texas senator said on CBS’s “Face the Nation.”

“Listen, if there's a problem in his taxes, the voters have a right to know. Because come September, October, the general election, folks in the media are going to make a heyday about any problems in his taxes. And I think primary voters have a right to know.”

Cruz said the fact that Trump is being audited “makes it even more important for him to release his taxes.”

“You know, Mitt Romney suggested there could be a bombshell there,” Cruz said. “I don't know if there is or not. But Donald is hiding them from the voters, and I think he owes candor to the voters.”

Cruz on Saturday released four years of his tax returns while accusing Trump of withholding his own returns from the public because he has something to hide.

His campaign speculated in a statement that Trump’s returns could show that the real estate mogul is not as wealthy as he says he is or that he may have donated money to left-leaning groups such as Planned Parenthood.

GOP presidential hopeful Sen. Marco RubioMarco RubioWill Republicans stand up to the NRA's insurrection rhetoric? The Hill's Whip List: Senate ObamaCare repeal bill Ivanka Trump turns to House GOP on paid family leave MORE (Fla.) also released his last five years of tax returns on Saturday afternoon.