Ex-Clinton spokesman: Focus on 'Trumpcare' instead being 'distracted' by tax return
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Former Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonThe Memo: Centrists change tone of Democratic race In 2020, democracy will be decided at the margins Michelle Obama presents Lin-Manuel Miranda with National Portrait Award MORE campaign spokesman Brian Fallon urged Democrats not to get distracted by the information from President Trump’s tax return released on Tuesday.

Fallon knocked the Republicans' plan to repeal and replace ObamaCare, calling it “Trumpcare” and suggesting it was an issue more important than the “two pages from ’05 tax return” that was revealed in Tuesday reports.

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Fallon’s tweet follows the White House’s release of some details of Trump’s 2005 income and taxes he paid, which was published just before MSNBC revealed the federal Form 1040 on air during Rachel Maddow's show.

The White House reported that Trump made $150 million in income and paid $38 million in taxes in 2005.

“You know you are desperate for ratings when you are willing to violate the law to push a story about two pages of tax returns from over a decade ago," said the statement responding to the MSNBC report.