Senate Dem at Tax March: 'We’re taking the gloves off'

Senate Dem at Tax March: 'We’re taking the gloves off'

Sen. Ron WydenRonald (Ron) Lee WydenHouse bill set to reignite debate on warrantless surveillance Senate confirms No. 2 spot at HHS, days after Price resigns Overnight Cybersecurity: Equifax CEO faces outraged lawmakers | Dem presses voting machine makers on cyber defense | Yahoo says 3 billion accounts affected by 2013 breach MORE (D-Ore.) on Saturday rallied protesters calling for the release of President Trump's taxes, saying they're "taking the gloves off."

“We’re taking the gloves off to knock off the secrecy,” Wyden said at the Tax March in D.C. The crowd responded with chants of "knock it off."

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Wyden, the ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee, added that people want "real tax reform" that benefits ordinary working people, rather than Trump and other wealthy people.

“We need a system that gives working people finally a fair chance to get ahead too,” he said.

Wyden has introduced legislation to require Trump and future presidents and presidential nominees to disclose their tax returns.

He has also sent letters asking Finance Committee Chairman Orrin HatchOrrin Grant HatchGOP eyes limits on investor tax break Children’s health-care bill faces new obstacles Overnight Finance: White House requests B for disaster relief | Ex-Equifax chief grilled over stock sales | House panel approves B for border wall | Tax plan puts swing-state Republicans in tough spot MORE (R-Utah) to request Trump's returns from the Treasury Department, though Hatch has rejected those requests.

The Tax March in D.C. is one of more than 150 rallies across the world being held on Saturday to call on Trump to release his tax returns.